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Definitions of educate

  1. To bring or guide the powers of, as a child; to develop and cultivate, whether physically, mentally, or morally, but more commonly limited to the mental activities or senses; to expand, strengthen, and discipline, as the mind, a faculty, etc.,. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To educe or draw out the mental powers of, as a child: to train: to teach: to cultivate any power. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. To cultivate the mental powers of; to train. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. To develop the natural powers; teach; train; instruct. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. give an education to; "We must educate our youngsters better" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. train to be discriminative in taste or judgment; "Cultivate your musical taste"; "Train your tastebuds"; "She is well schooled in poetry" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. To bring /// or guide the powers of, as a child; to develop and cultivate, whether physically, mentally, or morally, but more commonly limited to the mental activities or senses; to expand, strengthen, and discipline, as the mind, a faculty, etc.,; to form and regulate the principles and character of; to prepare and fit for any calling or business by systematic instruction; to cultivate; to train; to instruct; as, to educate a child; to educate the eye or the taste. Newage Dictionary DB
  8. To bring or train up; to inform; to instil into the mind principles of art, science, morals, religion, or behaviour. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. To instruct; to inform and expand the mind; to bring up as a child. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. EDUCATOR. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

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Usage examples for educate

  1. In all the world a power, To educate as this! – Papers from Overlook-House by Casper Almore
  2. You must have worked so hard to educate yourself from nothing, Mr. Brant. – Susy, A Story of the Plains by Bret Harte
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