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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 ?
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.
Bloomfield; and, doubtless, he was one of those genuine thoroughbred gentry my mother spoke of, who would treat his governess with due consideration as a respectable well-educated lady, the instructor and guide of his children, and not a mere upper servant.
The instructor sat be- tween the mother and daughter.
Human beings--human children especially--seldom deny themselves the pleasure of exercising a power which they are conscious of possessing, even though that power consist only in a capacity to make others wretched; a pupil whose sensations are duller than those of his instructor, while his nerves are tougher and his bodily strength perhaps greater, has an immense advantage over that instructor, and he will generally use it relentlessly, because the very young, very healthy, very thoughtless, know neither how to sympathize nor how to spare.
Although schoolmistresses' letters are to be trusted no more nor less than churchyard epitaphs; yet, as it sometimes happens that a person departs this life who is really deserving of all the praises the stone cutter carves over his bones; who IS a good Christian, a good parent, child, wife, or husband; who actually DOES leave a disconsolate family to mourn his loss; so in academies of the male and female sex it occurs every now and then that the pupil is fully worthy of the praises bestowed by the disinterested instructor.
He was to do this without the help of any written or printed specimens, with nothing in the shape of a grammar or analysis, but merely by oral communication with his Indian instructor, or with other natives, who, however comparatively intelligent, must from the nature of the case have been very imperfect teachers.
I believe that for one moment the shrewd instructor was taken in, but as I reached the steps I heard him asking his pupils whether any of them had seen any bicycles outside.
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.
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.
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.
Drawing nearer, he recognized in the Rhetor a man he knew, Smolyaninov, and it mortified him to think that the newcomer was an acquaintance- he wished him simply a brother and a virtuous instructor.
But I fancy somehow that you will never be my instructor.

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