Student Thesaurus

One entry found for education.
Entry Word: education
Function: noun
Text: 1 the act or process of imparting knowledge or skills to another <a teacher who devoted herself to the education of children with special needs>
Synonyms instruction, schooling, teaching, training, tutelage, tutoring
Related Words coaching, conditioning, cultivation, preparation, readying; development, direction, guidance, nurturance, nurturing; edification, enlightenment, improvement
2 the understanding and information gained from being educated <a person whose extensive education was obvious to all who met him>
Synonyms erudition, knowledge, learnedness, learning, scholarship, science
Related Words culture, edification, enlightenment; literacy, reading; bookishness, pedantry
Near Antonyms ignorance, illiteracy