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educated

adjective

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educated

verb
past tense of educate

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1 to cause to acquire knowledge or skill in some field
  • a revered professor of astronomy who is credited with educating many of today's leading astronomers

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2 to provide (someone) with moral or spiritual understanding
  • the belief that parents better educate their children by example than by sending them to Sunday school

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The first known use of educated was in 1569

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“Educated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/educated. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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