Pronunciation of School
/skˈuːl/, /skˈuːl/, /s_k_ˈuː_l/

Synonyms for school

academic (adjective)


academia (noun)

academe, school, Savants, academicians, academic community.

circle (noun)

assembly, bunch, cabal, camarilla, camp, clan, club, company, coterie, crew, crowd, crush, fraternity, gang, lot, mafia, mob, outfit, posse, ring, society, sorority, Cronies, companions, comrades, intimates, in-group, insiders.

class (noun)

branch, brand, cast, caste, character, classification, collection, color, degree, description, designation, distinction, division, domain, estate, feather, frame, genre, genus, grade, grain, grouping, hierarchy, humor, ilk, kidney, league, make, mold, name, nature, order, origin, property, province, quality, range, rank, rate, section, selection, source, species, sphere, standing, status, stripe, style, suit, temperament, value, variety, Family.

convent (noun)

abbey, cloister, monastery, retreat, religious community.

crew (noun)

aggregation, army, assemblage, assembly, band, battalion, bevy, body, brigade, bunch, cabal, cadre, caucus, cell, circle, clan, clique, club, coalition, collection, colony, company, complement, coterie, covey, crew, crowd, detachment, detail, division, drove, faction, fellowship, fleet, flock, force, fraternity, gang, group, herd, hive, host, junta, league, litter, mob, nest, outfit, pack, party, phalanx, platoon, posse, regiment, retinue, ring, sect, set, society, squad, staff, string, team, tribe, troop, troupe, union, wing.

school (noun)

academy, alma mater, belief, blackboard, circle, class, classroom, clique, college, collegiate, creed, denomination, department, discipline, establishment, faction, faculty, faith, followers, following, group, hall, high school, institute, institution, lyceum, outlook, party, persuasion, preschool, school of thought, schoolhouse, schoolroom, sect, seminary, set, stamp, university, way, way of life, Pupils, devotees, adherents, disciples, halls of ivy, jail*.

bring up (verb)

breed, develop, feed, form, foster, nourish, nurture, provide for, rear, support, teach.

coach (verb)

cram, hone, ready, break in, lay it out for, lick into shape, pull one's coat, put through the grind, put through the mill.

school (verb)

advance, coach, control, cultivate, direct, drill, educate, guide, indoctrinate, inform, instruct, lead, manage, prepare, prime, show, train, tutor, verse.

teach (verb)

coach, drill, edify, educate, enlighten, guide, imbue, inculcate, indoctrinate, instill, instruct, lecture, teach, train, tutor.

Sense 1

alma mater, campus, night school, nursery, orphanage, polytechnic, researcher, work study, year, Research and Development.

Sense 2

case study, conservatory, institution, research, scholarship, specialization.

Sense 3

probation, revision.

Sense 7




elementary school

primary school.

reform school


secondary school






Usage examples for school

  1. She might make it very unpleasant at Glenwood School." – Dorothy Dale at Glenwood School by Margaret Penrose
  2. " Why, I have what I call a 'window- school. – The Bird's Christmas Carol by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  3. But you came out to put me to school, and I want to go to the Greycoats. – Brother Copas by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  4. I was off my head a bit, I believe, but they kept the school for me, and I got to work again. – Jan of the Windmill by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  5. I'm on my way to school. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Flying-Rings-or-Making-the-Start-in-the-Sawdust-Life by Darlington, Edgar B. P.

Idioms for school

  1. teach school
  2. tell tales out of school
  3. school of thought;
  4. Never tell tales out of school.
  5. from the old school

Quotes for school

  1. I did not go to film school.
  2. At school there was no acting to be had other than school plays which I did now and again.
  3. Actually, the kids at school don't treat me any differently at all just because I'm on television.
  4. High school, you don't want to go back and do it over again.
  5. I've been doing it all along, ever since I got out of art school.

Rhymes for school

  • yule, tool, cool, rule, fool, luelle, mule, spruill, drool, buel, boule, thule, pool, buhl, you'll, spool, who'll, raul, joule, stool, juel, poul, reule, kool, ruel, boole, poole, jule;
  • nepool, misrule, fuel, o'toole, raoul, preschool, uncool, retool, abdul, cruel, dual, home-school;
  • istanbul, supercool;