training school


Definition of training school

1 : a school preparing students for a particular occupation
2 : a correctional institution for the custody and reeducation of juvenile delinquents

Examples of training school in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web One of the firm’s star lawyers, Adam Laxalt, roomed with DeSantis during officer training school and is now running for U.S. Senate in Nevada with his endorsement. Skyler Swisher, Orlando Sentinel, 16 June 2022 Halo works with celebrity dog trainer Cesar Millan and runs owners through a mandatory 21-day training school on the app that teaches them how to humanely and productively apply shock training to their dogs. Wes Siler, Outside Online, 17 July 2021 One of its many recommendations was that the Navy establish an advanced training school for fighter pilots. Erin Blakemore, Smithsonian Magazine, 26 May 2022 The statement said things will improve in June when more pilots graduate from its training school. oregonlive, 10 May 2022 The statement said things will improve in June when more pilots graduate from its training school. Dominic Gates, Anchorage Daily News, 10 May 2022 It is owned by United, which bought the flight training school in 2020, and is part of the airline’s goal of hiring 5,000 pilots by 2030. New York Times, 23 Apr. 2022 In front of the LP to the left is a picture of my mother graduating police training school in Port Royal [Jamaica]. Tiana Reid, WSJ, 2 Mar. 2022 A few weeks after the Sandinistas’ historic entrance into Managua, Ramírez told me, a meeting was called at a former training school for Somoza’s National Guard. Alma Guillermoprieto, The New Yorker, 10 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of training school

1712, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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25 Jun 2022

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“Training school.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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