Finishing-school definition

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A private girls' school that stresses training in cultural subjects and social activities.
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A private school for young women that emphasizes training in cultured behavior, social graces, etc.
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(dated) A private school intended to furnish young women with the social skills and cultural education needed in order to fulfill successfully a woman's traditional role in polite society.
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Alternative spelling of finishing school.
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Noun

Singular:
finishing-school
Plural:
finishing-schools