educational Definition

providing education, or relating to education.

Using educational: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "educational" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The museum offers a variety of educational programs for children.

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    The book provides an educational overview of the history of art.

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    The educational system in this country needs reform.

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    The documentary was both entertaining and educational.

educational Synonyms and Antonyms


Summary: educational in Brief

The term 'educational' [ˌedjʊˈkeɪʃənəl] refers to something that provides or relates to education. It can be used to describe programs, books, documentaries, and other materials that are informative and instructive. For example, 'The museum offers a variety of educational programs for children.' 'Educational' is often used as a formal synonym for 'instructive' and 'educative,' and as an informal synonym for 'enlightening' and 'eye-opening.'

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