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ed·u·ca·tor

 (ĕj′ə-kā′tər)
n.
1. One trained in teaching; a teacher.
2.
a. A specialist in the theory and practice of education.
b. An administrator of a school or an educational institution.

educator

(ˈɛdjʊˌkeɪtə)
n
1. (Professions) a person who educates; teacher
2. (Professions) a specialist in education; educationalist
3. (Professions) (in South Africa) a school teacher

ed•u•ca•tor

(ˈɛdʒ ʊˌkeɪ tər)

n.
1. a person who educates, as a teacher, principal, or educational administrator.
2. a specialist in educational theory and methods.
[1560–70; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.educator - someone who educates young peopleeducator - someone who educates young people  
academic, faculty member, academician - an educator who works at a college or university
lecturer, lector, reader - a public lecturer at certain universities
head teacher, school principal, principal, head - the educator who has executive authority for a school; "she sent unruly pupils to see the principal"
professional, professional person - a person engaged in one of the learned professions
schoolmaster - any person (or institution) who acts as an educator
instructor, teacher - a person whose occupation is teaching

educator

noun teacher, professor, lecturer, don, coach, guide, fellow, trainer, tutor, instructor, mentor, schoolteacher, pedagogue, edifier, educationalist or educationist, schoolmaster or schoolmistress, master or mistress As a music educator, I taught in our city schools for many years.

educator

noun
One who educates:
Translations

educator

[ˈedjʊkeɪtəʳ] Neducador(a) m/f

educator

[ˈɛdʒʊkeɪtər] n
(= teacher) → professeur mf
(= educationalist) (mainly US)éducateur/trice m/f

educator

nPädagoge m, → Pädagogin f, → Erzieher(in) m(f); an educator of the youngein Erzieher m/eine Erzieherin der Jugend

educator

[ˈɛdjʊkeɪtəʳ] neducatore/trice, docente
References in classic literature ?
For Glinda gave her good advice on all occasions; and the Woggle-Bug, who was appointed to the important post of Public Educator, was quite helpful to Ozma when her royal duties grew perplexing.
West, the well-known Brooklyn educator, was then in charge of the school, and remembers the lad's deftness in English composition, and his struggles with mathematics.
A noted educator of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries of the Christian Era.
S-q- u-double e-r-s-Squeers, noun substantive, a educator of youth.
The men of the sea understand each other very well in their view of earthly things, for simplicity is a good counsellor and isolation not a bad educator.
The public themselves, he says, are the real sophists and the most complete and thorough educators.
The gentle force of attainder or confiscation or death which, as you are aware, these new Sophists and educators who are the public, apply when their words are powerless.
Plato is desirous of deepening the notion of education, and therefore he asserts the paradox that there are no educators.
Garth, like more celebrated educators, had her favorite ancient paths, and in a general wreck of society would have tried to hold her "Lindley Murray" above the waves.
This absence also brings me into contact with the best work being done in educational lines, and into contact with the best educators in the land.
Peace educator Betty Reardon writes: "Education is that process by which we learn new ways of thinking and behaving, a very significant component of the transition-transformation processes.
Specifically, state budget cuts have made educator recruitment efforts more than challenging.

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