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tutor

verb

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1 to cause to acquire knowledge or skill in some field
  • tutored me in Spanish

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2 to give advice and instruction to (someone) regarding the course or process to be followed
  • bought a video series designed to tutor a person in the fine art of decorating cakes

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The first known use of tutor was in the 14th century

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“Tutor.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tutor. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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