boarding school definition

  • noun:
    • A school where pupils are given with dishes and accommodation.
    • A school which offers board and accommodation as well as university fees, pupils going home at weekends or between terms
    • a school in which pupils receive board and lodging in addition to instruction.
    • an such like. See under Boarding, popular, District, etc.
    • A school which gives board for its pupils; a school where the pupils are provided and lodged.
    • a private school where students tend to be lodged and fed including taught

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