What does Teaching mean?

Definitions for Teachingˈti tʃɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Teaching.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. teaching, instruction, pedagogy(noun)

    the profession of a teacher

    "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession"

  2. teaching, precept, commandment(noun)

    a doctrine that is taught

    "the teachings of religion"; "he believed all the Christian precepts"

  3. education, instruction, teaching, pedagogy, didactics, educational activity(noun)

    the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill

    "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"


  1. teaching(Noun)

    Something taught by a religious or philosophical authority.

    Many follow the teachings of Confucius.

  2. teaching(Noun)

    The profession of teaching.

    Teaching has seen continual changes over the past decades.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Teaching

    of Teach

  2. Teaching(noun)

    the act or business of instructing; also, that which is taught; instruction

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Teaching

    The educational process of instructing.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Teaching' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1836

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Teaching' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2307

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Teaching' in Nouns Frequency: #789


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Teaching in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Teaching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Teaching is the best way to learn.

  2. Dejan Stojanovic:

    Teaching others, he corrected himself.

  3. Henry St. John Bolingbroke:

    History is philosophy teaching by examples.

  4. Henri Frdric Amiel:

    To know how to suggest is the art of teaching.

  5. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching.

Images & Illustrations of Teaching

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