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mentoring

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mentoring

verb
present participle of mentor

Synonyms of mentoring (Entry 2 of 2)

to give advice and instruction to (someone) regarding the course or process to be followed
  • we're looking for volunteers to mentor students in the theater arts

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“Mentoring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mentoring. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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