Definitions for Tuitiontuˈɪʃ ən, tyu-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tuition, tuition fee(noun)

    a fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education)

    "tuition and room and board were more than $25,000"

  2. tutelage, tuition, tutorship(noun)

    teaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately)


  1. tuition(Noun)

    A sum of money paid for instruction (such as in a high school, boarding school, university, or college).

  2. tuition(Noun)

    The training or instruction provided by a teacher or tutor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tuition(noun)

    superintending care over a young person; the particular watch and care of a tutor or guardian over his pupil or ward; guardianship

  2. Tuition(noun)

    especially, the act, art, or business of teaching; instruction; as, children are sent to school for tuition; his tuition was thorough

  3. Tuition(noun)

    the money paid for instruction; the price or payment for instruction


  1. Tuition payments

    Tuition payments, usually known as tuition in American English and as tuition fees in Commonwealth English, are fees charged for instruction during higher education. Tuition payments are charged by educational institutions in some countries to assist with funding of staff and faculty, course offerings, lab equipment, computer systems, libraries, facility upkeep and to provide a comfortable student learning experience. In most countries, especially non-English-speaking countries, there are no or only nominal tuition fees for all forms of education, including university and other higher education.

Translations for Tuition

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Tutorium, Unterricht, Studiengebühr, UnterrichtsgebührGerman
  • clases, enseñanza, colegiaturaSpanish
  • lukukausimaksu, koulumaksu, opetusFinnish
  • frais de scolarité, coursFrench
  • teagasgScottish Gaelic
  • rettaItalian
  • 教育, 授業料, 学費Japanese
  • 학비, 學費, 교육Korean
  • toelage, studietoelage, bijles, bijscholingDutch
  • занятия, плата за обучение, обучениеRussian
  • undervisning, handledning, undervisningsarvode, undervisningsavgiftSwedish
  • masomo ya ziadaSwahili

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