schooling noun

ADJ. good She received the best schooling the town could offer. | bad, poor Many children are disadvantaged by poor schooling. | compulsory Compulsory schooling ends at sixteen. | formal | primary, secondary

VERB + SCHOOLING get, have, receive He has had no formal schooling. | continue (with) She continued with her schooling after a long period of illness. | interrupt

SCHOOLING + VERB suffer We will stay in this country, as we don't want her schooling to suffer.


PHRASES access to schooling A child's access to schooling varies greatly from area to area. | years of schooling children's development in the early years of schooling