Definitions for educationalˌɛdʒ ʊˈkeɪ ʃə nl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ed•u•ca•tion•alˌɛdʒ ʊˈkeɪ ʃə nl(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to education.

    Category: Education

  2. tending or intended to educate, instruct, or inform:

    educational television.

    Category: Education

Origin of educational:



Princeton's WordNet

  1. educational(adj)

    relating to the process of education

    "educational psychology"

  2. educational(adj)

    providing knowledge

    "an educational film"


  1. educational(Noun)

    A free (or low cost) trip for travel consultants, provided by a travel operator or airline as a means of promoting their service. A fam trip

  2. educational(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to education.

    A school is an educational establishment.

  3. educational(Adjective)

    Instructive, or helping to educate.

    They were shown an educational film about VD.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Educational(adj)

    of or pertaining to education


  1. Educational film

    An educational film is a film or movie whose primary purpose is to educate. Educational films have been used in classrooms as an alternative to other teaching methods.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'educational' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1742

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'educational' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3139

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'educational' in Adjectives Frequency: #231

Translations for educational

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


of education

educational methods.

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