Definitions of education:
  • noun:   the profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university)
  • noun:   the activities of educating or instructing or teaching; activities that impart knowledge or skill
    Example: "He received no formal education"
  • noun:   the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)
  • noun:   the gradual process of acquiring knowledge
    Example: "Education is a preparation for life"
  • noun:   knowledge acquired by learning and instruction
    Example: "It was clear that he had a very broad education"
  • noun:   the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979

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