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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who gives private instruction (as in singing or acting) v. - Be a private teacher to someone; Act as a guardian to someone.

Usage examples (37)
  • Finding a good tutor is important, and can be difficult.
  • 'Didn't you call your tutor "sir" when you were at home?'
  • All this of course, if the tutor is not barking into the microphone!
  • The tutor is harsh, forbidding visits home and treating the girls badly. for more
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