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  1. pupils

    Plural noun of pupil.

    The school had over a thousand pupils during this term time.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 13, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pupils' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1222

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pupils' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2835

Anagrams for pupils »

  1. pi-plus, slip up, slip-up, slipup, suppli

How to pronounce pupils?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pupils in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pupils in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of pupils in a Sentence

  1. Ogbonnaya Onu:

    We have all the things to produce a pencil, which is used by a large number of people from our young pupils to engineers, the private sector will come in to do the production and we will see the benefits. When production of pencils begins, Nigerians will be amazed at the multiplier effects. It will create a minimum of 400,000 jobs.

  2. Jessica Cummiskey:

    There was more than one occasion where James Holmes pupils were completely blown out. It was shocking, stunning.

  3. Shreya Prabhu:

    They’ll do things like check pupils, how well they seem to see with each eye, do an external exam and look for a red reflux in the retina… that (red eye) when people take pictures, if you don’t see that red spot in the center of the eye, there could be something in the eye like a cataract or other things obscuring that.

  4. Clive Staples Lewis:

    What I want to fix your attention on is the vast overall movement towards the discrediting, and finally the elimination, of every kind of human excellence -- moral, cultural, social or intellectual. And is it not pretty to notice how 'democracy' (in the incantatory sense) is now doing for us the work that was once done by the most ancient dictatorships, and by the same methods The basic proposal of the new education is to be that dunces and idlers must not be made to feel inferior to intelligent and industrious pupils. That would be 'undemocratic.' Children who are fit to proceed may be artificially kept back, because the others would get a trauma by being left behind. The bright pupil thus remains democratically fettered to his own age group throughout his school career, and a boy who would be capable of tackling Aeschylus or Dante sits listening to his coeval's attempts to spell out A CAT SAT ON A MAT. We may reasonably hope for the virtual abolition of education when 'I'm as good as you' has fully had its way. All incentives to learn and all penalties for not learning will vanish. The few who might want to learn will be prevented who are they to overtop their fellows And anyway, the teachers -- or should I say nurses -- will be far too busy reassuring the dunces and patting them on the back to waste any time on real teaching. We shall no longer have to plan and toil to spread imperturbable conceit and incurable ignorance among men.

  5. Brentwood School:

    We have been informed that the driver was killed in the collision and his assistant has been severely injured, our thoughts are clearly with his family and all the families of the pupils and teachers involved.

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