study hall

noun
|Updated on: 20 Jun 2018

Definition of study hall

1 : a room in a school set aside for study
2 : a period in a student's day set aside for study and homework

Examples of study hall in a Sentence

  1. I have study hall next period.

  2. She got in trouble for talking in study hall.

  3. My study hall starts at 11:04.

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First Known Use of study hall

1813

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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STUDY HALL Defined for English Language Learners

study hall

Definition of study hall for English Language Learners

  • : a time during the school day when a student is expected to go to a particular room in the school to study or to complete work assigned in other classes


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