Part of speech:
Undergoing preparation, esp. for college entrance
A task or exercise for teaching a skill or procedure by repetition:
The result of such training or control
Repetition of an action so as to develop or maintain one's skill
To engage in exercise:
(Archaic) To lift upright; raise.
To forget things; be forgetful
To regard or treat as unworthy or beneath one's dignity; specif., to refuse or reject with aloof contempt or scorn
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To make or become weak or weaker
The definition of preliminary is something that happens or comes before the main action.
To stipulate as a condition:
Of or relating to schools; academic:
The condition of being skilled through repeated exercise:
A specific activity performed to develop or maintain fitness or a skill:
Any teaching, lesson, rule, or precept
An organization established to maintain, assist, or finance institutions or projects of a social, educational, charitable, religious, etc. nature, as by the making of grants
Work done in preparation
One's social heritage; what one did in the past/previously.
Good upbringing or training
The act or process of raising or promoting the development of; training, educating, fostering, etc.
An action done to prepare for something, especially for an event or undertaking:
The act, process, or function of supervising.
The profession of teaching.
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Preparatory training or instruction.
The capacity or activity of a guardian; guardianship.
The act, process, or art of imparting knowledge and skill
A session of practice for a performance, as of a play.
Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)
Something that has been produced or accomplished through the effort, activity, or agency of a person or thing:
To raise from barbarism to an enlightened stage of development; bring out of a primitive or savage state.
To improve by care, training, or study; refine
To educate is defined as to teach a skill or subject, or provide with information.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To subject to discipline; train; control
To prepare, as for a specific position or purpose:
Prepare is defined as to make ready, put together or provide with what is needed.
To walk or proceed with dragging steps; trudge:
To plan the action and effects of (a play, film, etc.) and to supervise and instruct (the actors and technicians) in the carrying out of such a plan
(Intransitive) To direct the intention or purpose; to attempt the accomplishment of a purpose; to try to gain; to endeavor;—followed by at, or by an infinitive; as, to aim at distinction; to aim to do well.
To convey in a coach.
To aid in the growth of; strengthen:
To put knowledge into practice; work at or follow a profession, as medicine, law, etc.
To adjust or adapt to a certain level.
To cut off or remove dead or living parts or branches of (a plant, for example) to improve shape or growth.
To nurse is to care for someone or something, or to feed a baby milk from the breast, or when a baby drinks milk from the breast.
To raise by educating, training, etc.
To request to be supplied with:
The definition of imbue is to fill something or someone with a particular quality.
To steep or soak without boiling in order to extract soluble elements or active principles.
Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
To shape is to mold something or someone.
(Medicine) To insert or embed (an object or a device) surgically:
To interpret or apply (a rule) in a way calculated to gain a desired end
To guide (a partner) in dancing.
To qualify is to be entitled to something or to fit the requirements of something, or to modify or soften a statement or action.
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
To be given or to be attributable to.
Enlighten is defined as to inform or give spiritual understanding.
To communicate knowledge to; teach; educate
To be prolonged tediously; move or pass too slowly
(Military) To point; to aim.
To aim or focus:
To sink (the head of a nail) below, or level with, a surface
To direct toward an object; to aim.
To aim, point, or turn in a certain direction:
To twist; turn; warp
To behave in a specified way when handled or processed:
To grow, especially in quantity; cultivate:
Reach is defined as arriving at something, achieving something or giving help or understanding to someone else.
To attach to a wall:
To go to or toward:
A national or local legislative assembly in certain countries, such as Japan.
The definition of pedagogic is something that is connected to teachers or teaching.
To serve as a guide.
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