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, 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"

Wiktionary

  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.

Editors Contribution

  1. teaching

    The profession of a teacher

    Teachings are very important in life.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 23, 2019  
  2. teaching

    Verb form of the word teach.

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

    Submitted by MaryC on August 14, 2020  

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

How to pronounce teaching?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say teaching in sign language?

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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. Kevin Appleby:

    Based on the church teaching and history, the bishops have always been committed to immigration, but... in this particular era, where Donald Trump has taken an anti immigrant position, they feel that their flock is being threatened and therefore their responses are more frequent and more exact against some of Donald Trump policies.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    If an education does not teach the person how to live right, then the fact is that it is also not teaching how to make the right living.

  3. Andleeb Aftab:

    I have come here because the other kids are also my kids, i will complete the dreams of my son, the dreams I had about my son, by teaching other students. I have chosen to get back to school instead of sitting at home and keep mourning.

  4. Phyllis:

    We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up.

  5. Rhea Boyd:

    That process may begin with introducing stories through age-appropriate books or films that can generate questions you answer together. Or it can be an ongoing dialogue that is sparked by current events. Just remember to include specific guidance that enables your child to know their rights and the steps they can take to try and stay safe. And always be sure to let your child know it isn't fair they have to learn these lessons so young. But you are teaching then to try to keep them safe.

Images & Illustrations of teaching

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