What does instructor mean?

Definitions for instructor
ɪnˈstrʌk tərin·struc·tor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. teacher, instructornoun

    a person whose occupation is teaching


  1. instructornoun

    One who instructs; a teacher


  1. instructor

    An instructor is an individual who educates or teaches others, typically in a specific subject or skill. This could be in a formal educational context such as a university professor, school teacher, fitness trainer, driving teacher, etc. They may also provide lessons, conduct training sessions, and assess the progress of their students.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Instructornoun

    one who instructs; one who imparts knowledge to another; a teacher

  2. Etymology: [L., a preparer: cf. F. instructeur.]

Editors Contribution

  1. instructor

    A person who instructs.

    The instructor was excellent and was very efficient and friendly.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 4, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instructor in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instructor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of instructor in a Sentence

  1. Dick Allen:

    Jet Magazine May 3, 1982: Dick "Richie" Allen, who is serving as a Texas Rangers batting instructor, revealing why his sights are set higher than the Hall Of Fame: "The Hall Of Fame? I ain't interested in the Hall Of Fame. Heaven, that's what I'm aiming for. You don't need any votes to get into heaven.

  2. Annie Mulgrew:

    I'll take a class at my studio or another studio with an instructor friend, i always feel better afterward!

  3. Clinton D. Powell:

    “These kids will make you cry, laugh… They make you feel all kinds of emotions through their writings and they share a lot with me, as an instructor, that they might not normally share with other people because they are young artists and they need a platform for pulling that stuff out.”

  4. Amanda Freeman:

    Creating a relationship with the instructor will also make it more likely that they pay extra attention to you throughout class.

  5. John Zeggert:

    You had to go out with an instructor for an orientation lap and when he told me if something failed as I was braking at the end of the straight that’d I’d end up in the fence that was the last time I did that.

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