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teaching

noun

Definition of teaching

  1. 1 :  the act, practice, or profession of a teacher

  2. 2 :  something taught; especially :  doctrine <the teachings of Confucius>

Examples of teaching in a sentence

  1. He went into teaching after college.

  2. <a chemist who has devoted his career to teaching, even though he could have made a lot more money in an industrial job>

13th Century

First Known Use of teaching

13th century


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teaching

adjective

Definition of teaching

  1. :  of, relating to, used for, or engaged in teaching <a teaching aid> <the teaching profession> <a teaching assistant>

1615

First Known Use of teaching

1615



TEACHING Defined for English Language Learners

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teaching

noun

Definition of teaching for English Language Learners

  • : the job or profession of a teacher

  • : something that is taught : the ideas and beliefs that are taught by a person, religion, etc.


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teaching

adjective

Definition of teaching for English Language Learners

  • : of, relating to, or used for teaching someone or something


TEACHING Defined for Kids

teaching

noun

Definition of teaching for Students

  1. 1 :  the duties or profession of a teacher

  2. 2 :  something taught <We studied the philosopher's teachings.>



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