tu·​tee | \ tü-ˈtē How to pronounce tutee (audio) , tyü- \

Definition of tutee

: one who is being tutored

Examples of tutee in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But then again, why not love your job, your sister, your tutee, and your hapless neighbor and just hope for the best? Chloe Schama, Vogue, 9 July 2021 But beyond the professional relationship, both the tutors and the tutees form a personal bond. Brittney Mcnamara, Teen Vogue, 20 June 2017

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First Known Use of tutee

circa 1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tutee

tutor + -ee

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“Tutee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tutee. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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