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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Taughtpreterite and part. passive of teach.

    All thy children shall be taught of the Lord. Isa. liv. 13.

    How hast thou satisfy’d me, taught to live. John Milton.

Wikipedia

  1. taught

    A teacher, also called a schoolteacher or formally an educator, is a person who helps students to acquire knowledge, competence, or virtue, via the practice of teaching. Informally the role of teacher may be taken on by anyone (e.g. when showing a colleague how to perform a specific task). In some countries, teaching young people of school age may be carried out in an informal setting, such as within the family (homeschooling), rather than in a formal setting such as a school or college. Some other professions may involve a significant amount of teaching (e.g. youth worker, pastor). In most countries, formal teaching of students is usually carried out by paid professional teachers. This article focuses on those who are employed, as their main role, to teach others in a formal education context, such as at a school or other place of initial formal education or training.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Taughtadjective

    see Taut

  2. Taught

    imp. & p. p. of Teach

  3. Taught

    of Teach

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Taught

    tawt, pa.t. and pa.p. of teach.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'taught' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2781

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'taught' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2204

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taught in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taught in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of taught in a Sentence

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    The things taught in colleges and schools are not an education, but the means of education.

  2. Robert C. Morlino:

    People today have been taught to be offended, people live to be offended. That’s why they need a ‘safe space’ and a ‘cry closet,’ and what they mean by that seems to be a space where they can be safe from hearing the voice of reason and truth, if you speak the truth, you might not be safe.

  3. Oliver Diaz Gutierrez of Houston:

    We were always taught that there were always the potential that little things can lead to big things. Now they're taking that away from us, so now those gang members that are out there on the street know that they can't be stopped.

  4. Damon Jacobs:

    We are taught in this culture to react to perceptions of scarcity with suspicion and attack, instead of practicing the idea of' compersion', or joy in someone else's joy, we are conditioned to respond to joy and success with,' You shouldn't feel good when I don't feel good.' This sets up a nasty cycle of blame-attack-separation, which ultimately fuels our epidemic of alienation and loneliness.

  5. Myra Andrews:

    Being around people with the same interests who are older than Khamyra Sykes, Khamyra Sykes's learned so much, khamyra Sykes's learned about different avenues such as skits, music and dancing from the others. Keith Dorsey and Robert Dean( Robert Dean) have taught them financial literacy and how not to blow all their money.

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