Part of speech: noun

The systematic development and cultivation of the natural powers; instruction and training.

Share it on:

Usage examples "education":

  1. They have no education whatever, and can neither read nor write. - "Across Asia on a Bicycle", Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben.
  2. Ascanio Bellegra was the result of this home education, and already bid fair to follow in his parent's footsteps. - "Sant' Ilario", F. Marion Crawford.
  3. The education of the girls was by no means neglected. - "The Old Franciscan Missions Of California", George Wharton James.