Definitions for teacherˈti tʃər
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a person who teaches.
a person whose occupation is teaching
a personified abstraction that teaches
"books were his teachers"; "experience is a demanding teacher"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
sb who teaches as their job
a high school teacher; My violin teacher is retiring.
A person who teaches, especially one employed in a school.
The index finger; the forefinger.
The second highest office in the Aaronic priesthood, held by priesthood holders of at least the age of 14.
Origin: Agent noun of teach,
one who teaches or instructs; one whose business or occupation is to instruct others; an instructor; a tutor
one who instructs others in religion; a preacher; a minister of the gospel; sometimes, one who preaches without regular ordination
The Roycroft Dictionary
1. A person, either male or female, who instils into the head of another person, either voluntarily or for pay, the sum and substance of his or her ignorance. 2. One who makes two ideas grow where only one grew before.
Translations for teacher
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a person who teaches, especially in a school.
- professorPortuguese (BR)
- učitel, -kaCzech
- der/die Lehrer(in)German
- δάσκαλος, δασκάλα, καθηγητής, καθηγήτριαGreek
- maestro, profesorSpanish
- učiteľ, -kaSlovak
- 教師Chinese (Trad.)
- вчитель(ка); викладач(ка)Ukrainian
- معلم، مدرسUrdu
- giáo viênVietnamese
- 教师Chinese (Simp.)
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