teaching assistant

noun

Definition of teaching assistant

US
:a graduate student who teaches classes at a college or university

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : something taught

  1. : of, relating to, used for, or engaged in teaching

assistant play
  1. : a person who assists someone : helper

  2. : a device or product that provides assistance — see 1pda


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