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noun train·ing \ˈtrā-niŋ\

Simple Definition of training

  • : a process by which someone is taught the skills that are needed for an art, profession, or job

  • : the process by which an athlete prepares for competition by exercising, practicing, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of training

  1. 1a :  the act, process, or method of one that trainsb :  the skill, knowledge, or experience acquired by one that trains

  2. 2 :  the state of being trained

Examples of training in a sentence

  1. The job requires special training.

  2. She owes her flexibility to her early training as a dancer.

  3. He received training in first aid.

  4. a young doctor who's still in training

  5. She's in training for the Olympics.



1548

First Known Use of training

1548



TRAINING Defined for Kids

training

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noun train·ing \ˈtrā-niŋ\

Definition of training for Students

  1. 1 :  the course followed by a person or animal who trains or is being trained

  2. 2 :  the skill, knowledge, or experience acquired by a person or animal who has trained <“You are just in time to put your training to use …” — Gail Carson Levine, Ella Enchanted>





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