Definitions for Pedagogueˈpɛd əˌgɒg, -ˌgɔg

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ped•a•gogueˈpɛd əˌgɒg, -ˌgɔg(n.)

or ped•a•gog

  1. a teacher; schoolteacher.

  2. a person who is pedantic, dogmatic, and formal.

Origin of pedagogue:

1350–1400; ME pedagoge < L paedagōgus < Gk paidagōgós a boy's tutor. See ped -, -agogue

Princeton's WordNet

  1. educator, pedagogue, pedagog(noun)

    someone who educates young people

Wiktionary

  1. pedagogue(Noun)

    A teacher or instructor of children; one whose occupation is to teach the young.

  2. pedagogue(Noun)

    A pedant; one who by teaching has become overly formal or pedantic in his or her ways; one who has the manner of a teacher.

  3. pedagogue(Noun)

    A slave who led the master's children to school, and had the charge of them generally.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pedagogue(noun)

    a slave who led his master's children to school, and had the charge of them generally

  2. Pedagogue(noun)

    a teacher of children; one whose occupation is to teach the young; a schoolmaster

  3. Pedagogue(noun)

    one who by teaching has become formal, positive, or pedantic in his ways; one who has the manner of a schoolmaster; a pedant

  4. Pedagogue(verb)

    to play the pedagogue toward


Translations for Pedagogue

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

education(al)ist(noun)

an expert in methods of educating.

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