Part of speech:
Any teaching, lesson, rule, or precept
Something taught as the principles or creed of a religion, political party, etc.; tenet or tenets; belief; dogma
Mental acceptance of and conviction in the truth, actuality, or validity of something:
All of the courses, collectively, offered in a school, college, etc., or in a particular subject
The process of training and developing the knowledge, skill, mind, character, etc., esp. by formal schooling; teaching; training
The art or science of teaching; esp., instruction in teaching methods
Training expected to produce a specific character or pattern of behavior, especially training that produces moral or mental improvement:
Theory or logical analysis of the principles underlying conduct, thought, knowledge, and the nature of the universe: included in philosophy are ethics, aesthetics, logic, epistemology, metaphysics, etc.
The process or experience of being trained
(Chiefly Brit.) Teaching; instruction
The capacity or activity of a guardian; guardianship.
The act, process, or art of imparting knowledge and skill
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Dogma is defined as principles or rules that cannot be questioned, or articles of faith in different religions.
A principle, doctrine, or belief held as a truth, as by some group
the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill
Prepare is defined as to make ready, put together or provide with what is needed.
To develop or refine (one's taste or appreciation, for example).
To instruct thoroughly by repetition in a skill or procedure:
To repeat or practice as if rehearsing
To bring into practice or use; introduce by first doing or using; start
Follow is defined as to pursue or come after in sequence or direction.
Good upbringing or training
To coach is defined as to train or teach someone.
To familiarize, as by constant practice, use, or habit:
To commit to memory; learn by heart.
To express (oneself) in the same way or words:
(Mathematics) To mark with a prime mark.
To teach or train through practice; exercise
To guide or determine the growth or development of; influence:
To declare competent or capable, as to practice a profession; certify:
To found; to fix or set, as on a foundation, reason, or principle; to furnish a ground for; to fix firmly.
To care for (children or a child) during the early stages of life; bring up.
To train by instruction and practice, as in following rules or developing self-control:
(Now Rare) To use habitually; practice; train
To instruct in such a way as to improve, enlighten, or uplift morally, spiritually, or intellectually
To form or fashion by packing with the necessary material.
(Med., Dentistry) To insert (an organ, prosthetic device, living tissue, etc.) within the body
To inspire or influence thoroughly; pervade:
Illustrate is defined as to make clear or to tell a story using drawings, pictures, examples or comparisons.
To encourage or help develop; cultivate:
To develop (habits)
To come to have gradually; acquire:
Explain is defined as to make something clear or to account for something or tell why something happened.
To give guidance and instruction to (actors or musicians, for example) in the rehearsal and performance of a work.
Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
To direct the course of; steer:
The definition of instill is to gradually and persistently introduce an idea or principle to a person.
To have or show one's own understanding of the meaning of; construe
To make ready; prepare:
Enlighten is defined as to inform or give spiritual understanding.
To lecture is defined as to deliver a speech or to talk to someone about why he or she was wrong.
To explain or interpret; clarify
To claim to have (some feeling, an interest, knowledge, etc.)
To communicate knowledge to; teach; educate
To cultivate is designed as to prepare land to grow something or to nurture and cause growth, either literally or figuratively.
To obtain through effort or merit; achieve:
To give lessons or instruction; be a teacher, esp. in a school or college
To provide with, or affect as, a motive or motives; incite, impel, or encourage
Influence is defined as to affect a person or thing.
(Buddhism & Hinduism) A state in which the individual transcends desire and suffering and attains nirvana.
To teach or instruct by preaching; to inform by preaching.
To urge by strong, often stirring argument, admonition, advice, or appeal:
To disseminate is defined as to make known or spread information.
To show clearly and deliberately; manifest:
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