Definitions for teach
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Teach, Edward Teach, Thatch, Edward Thatch, Blackbeardverb
an English pirate who operated in the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of North America (died in 1718)
teach, learn, instructverb
impart skills or knowledge to
"I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
accustom gradually to some action or attitude
"The child is taught to obey her parents"
To show (someone) the way; to guide, conduct.
To pass on knowledge.
To pass on knowledge, especially as one's profession; to act as a teacher.
She used to teach at university.
Nickname for a teacher.
I'm not in trouble again, am I, Teach?
Etymology: From techen, from tæcan, from taikijanan, from deyǵe-. Cognate with tech, teich, zeigen,, dico, δείκνυμι. More at token.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
preter. and part. pass. taught, sometimes teached,
Etymology: tæcan , Sax.
The Lord will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths. Isa. ii. 3.
Teach us by what means to shun
Th’ inclement seasons. John Milton.
Moses wrote this song, and taught it. Deut. xxxi. 22.
In vain they worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men. Mat. xv. 9.
They teach all nations what of him they learn’d. John Milton.
He is a good divine that follows his own instructions; I can easier teach twenty what were good to be done, than to be one of the twenty to follow my own teaching. William Shakespeare.
If some men teach wicked things, it must be that others should practise them. Robert South, Sermons.
Huswives are teached, instead of a clocke,
How winter night passeth by crowing of cocke. Thomas Tusser.
To perform the office of an instructor.
I have labour’d,
And with no little study, that my teaching,
And the strong course of my authority,
Might go one way. William Shakespeare.
I am too sudden bold
To teach; a teacher ill beseemeth me. William Shakespeare.
The heads judge for reward, the priests teach for hire, and the prophets divine for money. Mic. iii. 11.
to impart the knowledge of; to give intelligence concerning; to impart, as knowledge before unknown, or rules for practice; to inculcate as true or important; to exhibit impressively; as, to teach arithmetic, dancing, music, or the like; to teach morals
to direct, as an instructor; to manage, as a preceptor; to guide the studies of; to instruct; to inform; to conduct through a course of studies; as, to teach a child or a class
to accustom; to guide; to show; to admonish
to give instruction; to follow the business, or to perform the duties, of a preceptor
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
tēch, v.t. to show: to impart knowledge to: to guide the studies of: to exhibit so as to impress upon the mind: to impart the knowledge of: to accustom: to counsel.—v.i. to practise giving instruction:—pa.t. and pa.p. taught (tawt).—n. Teachabil′ity.—adj. Teach′able, capable of being taught: apt or willing to learn.—ns. Teach′ableness; Teach′er, one who teaches or instructs; Teach′ing, the act of teaching or instructing: instruction.—adj. Teach′less, indocile. [A.S. tǽcan, to show, teach; Ger. zeigen, to show; allied to L. docēre, to teach, Gr. deiknunai, to show.]
To share knowledge and skills.
She did teach the children beautifully by interacting and sharing things in a fun and modern way.
Submitted by MaryC on February 6, 2020
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'teach' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3620
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'teach' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2388
Rank popularity for the word 'teach' in Verbs Frequency: #221
The numerical value of teach in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of teach in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.
Some day, you might soar like an eagle, but for now, let me try to teach you how to flap your wings.
In school and at home I learned that the Allies especially the Americans liberated us, our history shapes who we are still today. Its important that schools continue to teach about the past so that it will not be forgotten.
These laws would create a chilling effect on teachers who would be afraid to teach anything remotely related to banned curriculum.
Much learning does not teach understanding.
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- عَلَّمَ, دَرَّسَ, لَقَّنَArabic
- öyrətmək, dərs deməkAzerbaijani
- вучы́ць, выклада́цьBelarusian
- སློབ་པ, སློབ་ཁྲིད་བྱེད་པTibetan Standard
- ensenyarCatalan, Valencian
- undervise, læreDanish
- beibringen, unterrichten, lehrenGerman
- lernigi, instruiEsperanto
- یاد دادن, درس دادنPersian
- guider, enseigner, apprendreFrench
- teagaisg, foghlaimScottish Gaelic
- deprender, ensinar, aprenderGalician
- शिक्षा देना, पढ़ाना, सिखानाHindi
- tanít, megtanítHungarian
- սովորեցնել, ուսուցանել, վարժեցնել, դաս տալArmenian
- სწავლა, სწავლებაGeorgian
- сабақ беру, оқытуKazakh
- dysky, dyskiCornish
- окутуу, сабак берүүKyrgyz
- docere, instruoLatin
- പഠിപ്പിക്കുക, അഭ്യസിപ്പിക്കുക, ശിക്ഷണം നല്കുകMalayalam
- ပညာပေး, သင်Burmese
- aanleren, leren, lesgeven, onderwijzenDutch
- undervise, læreNorwegian
- ensinar, [[dar]] [[aula]]Portuguese
- învăța, instruiRomanian
- научи́ть, обуча́ть, преподава́ть, учи́ть, обучи́тьRussian
- učiti, учитиSerbo-Croatian
- lära ut, undervisa, läraSwedish
- బోధించు, నేర్పుTelugu
- омӯхтан, дарс доданTajik
- okatmak, öwretmekTurkmen
- öğretmek, ders vermekTurkish
- виклада́ти, вчи́тиUkrainian
- پڑھانا, سکھاناUrdu
- saboq bermoq, oʻrgatmoq, oʻqitmoq, dars bermoqUzbek
- dạy học, dạy bảo, dạy dỗ, dạyVietnamese
- moenner, acsegnî, scolerWalloon
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