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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 ?
Our instructors were oddly assorted; wandering pioneer school-teachers, stranded ministers of the Gospel, a few enthusiastic young men just out of graduate schools.
During the time that I had charge of the Indians and the night-school at Hampton, I pursued some studies myself, under the direction of the instructors there.
Dur- ing the day she sat in the grand-stand with a young man, one of the instructors from the college, who was a guest of her mother's.
I knew the judgment which others had formed of me; and I did not find that I was considered inferior to my fellows, although there were among them some who were already marked out to fill the places of our instructors.
Those virtues which characterize the young English gentlewoman, those accomplishments which become her birth and station, will not be found wanting in the amiable Miss Sedley, whose INDUSTRY and OBEDIENCE have endeared her to her instructors, and whose delightful sweetness of temper has charmed her AGED and her YOUTHFUL companions.
We had had the best instructors in drawing and painting in Germany--Ha"mmerling, Vogel, Mu"ller, Dietz, and Schumann.
Between his father and Hareton, what playmates and instructors they'll be.
It speedily appeared, that if the knight was not a complete master of the minstrel art, his taste for it had at least been cultivated under the best instructors.
The young gentleman, moreover, soon perceived how extremely grateful all those panegyrics on his instructors were to Mr Allworthy himself, as they so loudly resounded the praise of that singular plan of education which he had laid down; for this worthy man having observed the imperfect institution of our public schools, and the many vices which boys were there liable to learn, had resolved to educate his nephew, as well as the other lad, whom he had in a manner adopted, in his own house; where he thought their morals would escape all that danger of being corrupted to which they would be unavoidably exposed in any public school or university.
They gave me an account how many ways they strove to civilise the savages they were with, and to teach them rational customs in the ordinary way of living, but in vain; and how they retorted upon them as unjust that they who came there for assistance and support should attempt to set up for instructors to those that gave them food; intimating, it seems, that none should set up for the instructors of others but those who could live without them.
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.
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.