What does teaching mean?

Definitions for teaching
ˈti tʃɪŋteach·ing

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. teaching, instruction, pedagogynoun

    the profession of a teacher

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

  2. teaching, precept, commandmentnoun

    a doctrine that is taught

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

  3. education, instruction, teaching, pedagogy, didactics, educational activitynoun

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. teachingnoun

    Something taught by a religious or philosophical authority.

    Many follow the teachings of Confucius.

  2. teachingnoun

    The profession of teaching.

    Teaching has seen continual changes over the past decades.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Teaching

    of Teach

  2. Teachingnoun

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. teaching

    The profession of a teacher

    Teachings are very important in life.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 23, 2019  
  2. teachingverb

    Verb form of the word teach.

    The teaching assistant is qualified and the children are so grateful.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 14, 2020  

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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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of teaching in a Sentence

  1. Lucinda Blake:

    I think that teaching should include explaining to patients the importance of replacing inhaler caps, teaching them how to inspect their inhalers thoroughly to ensure that there are no unwanted objects concealed and educating them on the potential damage inhaled objects can cause.

  2. Timothy Kwok:

    All around the parks in Hong Kong, every morning, you have some people just getting groups of people and teaching them how to Tai Chi, it is all for free.

  3. Monica Alexander:

    I don’t want to see our citizens killed over a bad situation that could’ve been avoided if we just stand back and take a few minutes, slowing the process down is what we’re teaching.

  4. Henry Stern:

    Teachers are the original job creators. The teaching profession is critical to California’s economic success and impacts every vocation and profession in the state, sB 807 addresses the immediate teacher shortage and sends a loud and clear message across the state and nation : California values teachers. We will help train you and we want you to stay in the classroom.

  5. Lee Francis:

    That was not the goal, that was not the point of the lesson, for me, it was about the First Amendment, teaching about the Bill of Rights, the beginning of what we call America.

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