training college

noun

British

Examples of training college in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The building itself, which used to be a teacher training college, played a vital role in the Dutch resistance. Sarah Kuta, Smithsonian Magazine, 11 Mar. 2024 According to the website of the Etilaat Roz, a longtime Kabul newspaper now based abroad, the seminary had recently been opened by local Taliban officials in the building of a former training college for teachers. Arkansas Online, 1 Dec. 2022 On July 20, 1968, Page was in the audience when Plant performed at a teachers’ training college in Walsall with a group of little distinction called Obs-Tweedle. James Wood, The New Yorker, 24 Jan. 2022 She had recently been married and had graduated from a teacher training college. BostonGlobe.com, 30 Mar. 2021 Students from a rural teacher-training college were trying to secure buses for a trip to Mexico City. New York Times, 26 Sep. 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1839, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of training college was in 1839

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“Training college.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/training%20college. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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