What does classroom mean?

Definitions for classroom
ˈklæsˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈklɑs-class·room

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. classroom, schoolroomnoun

    a room in a school where lessons take place


  1. classroomnoun

    A room, often in a school, where classes take place


  1. Classroom

    A classroom or schoolroom is a room dedicated primarily to teaching or learning activities. Classrooms are found in educational institutions of all kinds, including public and private schools, home schools, corporations, and religious and humanitarian organizations. The classroom attempts to provide a safe space where learning can take place uninterrupted by other distractions.

Editors Contribution

  1. classroom

    A room at a school where people go to learn.

    Teachers love their classroom and it has their personality within it.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'classroom' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4164

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'classroom' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3921

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'classroom' in Nouns Frequency: #1466

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of classroom in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of classroom in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of classroom in a Sentence

  1. Sonny Perdue:

    This extension of summer program authority will employ summer program sponsors to ensure meals are reaching all children -- whether they are learning in the classroom or virtually -- so they are fed and ready to learn, even in new and ever-changing learning environments.

  2. Joe Biden:

    Americans can remove their masks, return to work, stay in the classroom and move forward safely.

  3. Luke Messer:

    Protecting America’s children from Big Data shouldn’t be a partisan issue, i’m glad to work across the aisle to find the appropriate balance between technology in the classroom and a parent’s right to protect their child’s privacy.

  4. Nate Bohlander:

    These teachers have been out of the classroom for years, they call themselves teachers, they're paid by the district and they retire as teachers. But if you look for them in the classroom, you won't find them. They're ghost teachers.

  5. Dori Hutchinson:

    Faculty and staff often don't know what to do and they feel like, 'Well is it my job to be interfering, observing or commenting on someone's distress?' and I feel quite strongly that it is, we can care about the students in our classroom. We can say, 'I notice that you can't keep your eyes open in class, now what's going on? I'm worried about you,' or 'You haven't been in class,' or 'You seem really distracted' and then letting students know there are resources on campus for them to use.

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