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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Attention and management implying responsibility for safety; Teaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately).

Usage examples (37)
  • You can attend embroidery classes under the tutelage of Jocelyn James.
  • After a little pause, 'But is a woman in tutelage for her whole life in this country?' she said.
  • The group's tutelage is far from polite and largely relies on instructors such as the Repairman and the Butcher, beating lessons into Gibson until he passes out.
  • We often wonder about and, indeed, my colleagues and I routinely suggest Haiti and similar places for "tutelage" - a type of UN trusteeship. for more
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