School, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Schooled p. pr. & vb. n. Schooling.]
1. To train in an institution of learning; to educate at a school; to teach.
He's gentle, never schooled, and yet learned. --Shak.
2. To tutor; to chide and admonish; to reprove; to subject to systematic discipline; to train.
It now remains for you to school your child,
And ask why God's Anointed be reviled. --Dryden.
The mother, while loving her child with the intensity of a sole affection, had schooled herself to hope for little other return than the waywardness of an April breeze. --Hawthorne.
adj : (all used chiefly with qualifiers `well' or `poorly' or
`un-') having received specific instruction;
"unschooled ruffians"; "well tutored applicants" [syn:
instructed, taught, tutored]