Definition of "training-school" [training-school]

  • (noun) A school or college where practical instruction is given, especially in the art of teaching; a school in which instruction and practice in teaching are united; a normal school.

Use "training-school" in a sentence

  • "We'll soon have a fine gladiator show to last for three days, no training-school pupils; most of them will be freedmen."
  • "We are going to study arithmetic and geography until Christmas; then I shall send her adrift to finish her term as pupil-teacher, while I go into a training-school."
  • "Within two decades virtually every professional baseball umpire was a training-school grad."

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