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in·struc·tor

 (ĭn-strŭk′tər)
n.
1. One who instructs; a teacher.
2. A college or university teacher who ranks below an assistant professor.

in·struc′tor·ship′ n.

instructor

(ɪnˈstrʌktə)
n
1. someone who instructs; teacher
2. (Education) US and Canadian a university teacher ranking below assistant professor
inˈstructorˌship n
instructress fem n

in•struc•tor

(ɪnˈstrʌk tər)

n.
1. a person who instructs; teacher.
2. a teacher in a college or university who ranks below an assistant professor.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Latin]
in•struc′tor•ship`, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.instructor - a person whose occupation is teachinginstructor - a person whose occupation is teaching
art teacher - someone who teaches art
Bahai - a teacher of or believer in Bahaism
catechist - one who instructs catechumens in preparation for baptism (especially one using a catechism)
private instructor, tutor, coach - a person who gives private instruction (as in singing, acting, etc.)
dance master, dancing-master - a professional teacher of dancing
demonstrator - a teacher or teacher's assistant who demonstrates the principles that are being taught
docent - a teacher at some universities
educator, pedagog, pedagogue - someone who educates young people
English professor, English teacher - someone who teaches English
French teacher - someone who teaches French
governess - a woman entrusted with the care and supervision of a child (especially in a private home)
instructress - a woman instructor
math teacher, mathematics teacher - someone who teaches mathematics
missionary - someone who attempts to convert others to a particular doctrine or program
music teacher - someone who teaches music
preceptor, don - teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford)
reading teacher - someone who teaches students to read
riding master - someone who teaches horsemanship
school teacher, schoolteacher - a teacher in a school below the college level
science teacher - someone who teaches science
section man - someone who teaches a section of a large college course
teaching fellow - a graduate student with teaching responsibilities
teacher-student relation - the academic relation between teachers and their students

instructor

noun teacher, coach, guide, adviser, trainer, demonstrator, tutor, guru, mentor, educator, pedagogue, preceptor (rare), master or mistress, schoolmaster or schoolmistress tuition from an approved driving instructor

instructor

noun
One who educates:
Translations
مُعَلِّمٌمُعَلِّم، مُدَرِّب
instruktor-katrenéručitel
instruktørlærer=-instruktør=-lærer
kouluttaja
instruktor
oktató
kennari, leiîbeinandi
指導者
강사
inštruktor
učitelj
instruktör
ผู้แนะนำสั่งสอน
huấn luyện viên

instructor

[ɪnˈstrʌktəʳ] Ninstructor(a) m/f (US) (Univ) → profesor(a) m/f auxiliar (also ski instructor) → monitor(a) m/f
dance instructorprofesor(a) m/f de baile
flying instructormonitor(a) m/f de vuelo
see also driving C

instructor

[ɪnˈstrʌktər] n (= teacher) (gen)professeur m; (for skiing, driving)moniteur/trice m/f
fitness instructor → professeur mf de fitness
skiing instructor → moniteur/trice m/f de ski
karate instructor → moniteur/trice m/f de karaté driving instructor

instructor

n (also Sport) → Lehrer m; (US) → Dozent m; (Mil) → Ausbilder m

instructor

[ɪnˈstrʌktəʳ] n (gen) → istruttore/trice (Skiing) → maestro/a

instruct

(inˈstrakt) verb
1. to teach or train (a person in a subject or skill). Girls as well as boys should be instructed in woodwork.
2. to order or direct (a person especially to do something). He was instructed to come here at nine o'clock; I have already instructed you how to cook the meat.
inˈstruction (-ʃən) noun
1. the act of instructing (especially in a school subject or a skill) or the process of being instructed. She sometimes gives instruction in gymnastics.
2. an order or direction. You must learn to obey instructions.
3. (in plural) (a book etc giving) directions, eg about the use of a machine etc. Could I look at the instructions, please?
inˈstructive (-tiv) adjective
giving knowledge or information. He gave an instructive talk about electrical repair work.
inˈstructively adverb
inˈstructiveness noun
inˈstructorfeminine inˈstructress noun
a person who gives instruction (in a skill etc). a ski-instructor.

instructor

مُعَلِّمٌ instruktor instruktør Ausbilder εκπαιδευτής instructor kouluttaja instructeur instruktor istruttore 指導者 강사 instructeur instruktør instruktor instrutor инструктор instruktör ผู้แนะนำสั่งสอน öğretmen huấn luyện viên 教练
References in classic literature ?
The instructor sat be- tween the mother and daughter.
My instructor sometimes looked in upon me when he was out for an evening tramp, and I noticed that he was more likely to linger and become talkative if I had a comfortable chair for him to sit in, and if he found a bottle of Benedictine and plenty of the kind of cigarettes he liked, at his elbow.
I am an unworthy instructor in the art of psalmody.
He was very busily intent at this moment on a slate lying before him, on which he was carefully and slowly endeavoring to accomplish a copy of some letters, in which operation he was overlooked by young Mas'r George, a smart, bright boy of thirteen, who appeared fully to realize the dignity of his position as instructor.
A brief address on those occasions would not be mistimed, wherein a judicious instructor would take the opportunity of referring to the sufferings of the primitive Christians; to the torments of martyrs; to the exhortations of our blessed Lord Himself, calling upon His disciples to take up their cross and follow Him; to His warnings that man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God; to His divine consolations, "If ye suffer hunger or thirst for My sake, happy are ye.
When the end was reached, Magdalen's instructor was satisfied.
Our venerable instructor was a great deal older, and not improved in appearance.
Besides, I had learnt their alphabet, and could make a shift to explain a sentence here and there; for Glumdalclitch had been my instructor while we were at home, and at leisure hours during our journey.
Not only was Bell himself a teacher of the laws of speech, so highly skilled that he was an instructor in Boston University.
And moreover I shall not hold it any dishonour to be so mounted, for I remember having read how the good old Silenus, the tutor and instructor of the gay god of laughter, when he entered the city of the hundred gates, went very contentedly mounted on a handsome ass.
Nor was this difficult, as she was soon to learn, for it rapidly became evident that beneath the uncouth savagery of the girl was a bed rock of innate refinement--a nicety of taste and predilection that quite equaled that of her instructor.
Then in the long days on board ship, when the vessel, gliding on with security over the azure sea, required no care but the hand of the helmsman, thanks to the favorable winds that swelled her sails, Edmond, with a chart in his hand, became the instructor of Jacopo, as the poor Abbe Faria had been his tutor.

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