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I grew up in a house with a mother who was a teacher and a Freedom Rider - very left-wing Democrats living in a heterogeneous working-class neighborhood. I picked up a lot of those values there, and I brought them with me when I showed up in Hollywood.
Ben Affleck

Meaning of "teacher" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TEACHER

teacher  [ˈtiːtʃə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TEACHER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Teacher is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TEACHER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of teacher in the English dictionary

The definition of teacher in the dictionary is a person whose occupation is teaching others, esp children. Other definition of teacher is a personified concept that teaches.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TEACHER


archer
ˈɑːtʃə
Beecher
ˈbiːtʃə
bleacher
ˈbliːtʃə
breacher
ˈbriːtʃə
chicha
ˈtʃiːtʃə
creature
ˈkriːtʃə
departure
dɪˈpɑːtʃə
feature
ˈfiːtʃə
future
ˈfjuːtʃə
marcher
ˈmɑːtʃə
Nietzsche
ˈniːtʃə
nurture
ˈnɜːtʃə
preacher
ˈpriːtʃə
reacher
ˈriːtʃə
researcher
rɪˈsɜːtʃə
schoolteacher
ˈskuːlˌtiːtʃə
searcher
ˈsɜːtʃə
superteacher
ˈsuːpəˌtiːtʃə
suture
ˈsuːtʃə
torture
ˈtɔːtʃə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TEACHER

teachableness
teachably
teacher certification
teacher education
teacher evaluation
teacher training
teacher training certificate
teacher training college
teacher-pupil ratio
teacher´s aide
teacher´s pet
teacherless
teacherly
teachers´ centre
teachers´ certificate
teachers´ college
teachers´ training
teachers´ training certificate
teachers´ training college
teachership

WORDS THAT END LIKE TEACHER

attacher
class teacher
coacher
detacher
Fischer
grade school teacher
head teacher
macher
piano teacher
poacher
pupil teacher
Schumacher
secondary school teacher
singing teacher
special school teacher
stomacher
student teacher
substitute teacher
supply teacher
the Preacher
treacher

Synonyms and antonyms of teacher in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «TEACHER»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «teacher» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of teacher

Translation of «teacher» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TEACHER

Find out the translation of teacher to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of teacher from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «teacher» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

教师
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

maestro
570 millions of speakers

English

teacher
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

शिक्षक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مُدَرِّس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

учитель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

professor
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শিক্ষক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

professeur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Guru
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Lehrer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

教師
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

교사
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Guru
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giáo viên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஆசிரியர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शिक्षक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

öğretmen
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

insegnante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nauczyciel
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вчитель
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

profesor
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δάσκαλος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

onderwyser
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

lärare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lærer
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of teacher

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TEACHER»

The term «teacher» is very widely used and occupies the 2.510 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TEACHER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about teacher

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «TEACHER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word teacher.
1
Yolanda Adams
I'm very involved with kids because after being a teacher for seven years, I just can't stop loving the kids. I am a teacher forever.
2
Ben Affleck
I grew up in a house with a mother who was a teacher and a Freedom Rider - very left-wing Democrats living in a heterogeneous working-class neighborhood. I picked up a lot of those values there, and I brought them with me when I showed up in Hollywood.
3
Minna Antrim
Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.
4
Michael Bennet
My time at the Denver Public Schools taught me there is no harder, or more important, job than being a teacher.
5
Kelli Berglund
I had a great chemistry teacher and found it really interesting to learn how things are made up and how they work.
6
Hector Berlioz
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.
7
Peter Bichsel
That is a secondary teacher conception - the writer as an observer.
8
Quentin Blake
I'm trained as a teacher; that's the only thing I've got a certificate for.
9
Connie Britton
I grew up singing. My mother was a music teacher.
10
Tom Brown, Jr.
Evil can be a teacher, if you look at the wisdom of its negative power.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TEACHER»

Discover the use of teacher in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to teacher and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The New Teacher Book: Finding Purpose, Balance, and Hope ...
This expanded collection of writings and reflections offers practical guidance on how to navigate the school system, form rewarding relationships with colleagues, and connect in meaningful ways with students and families from all cultures ...
Terry Burant, Linda Christensen, Kelley Dawson Salas, 2010
2
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History ...
Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a fresh and more accurate approach to teaching American history.
James W. Loewen, 2007
3
Teacher
* Holographic paper case * Brown Kraft paper jacket with die-cut and green glitter
Sylvia Ashton-Warner, 1986
4
Teacher
Presents a day in the life of a teacher.
Rebecca Hunter, 2005
5
White Teacher, Second Edition, With a New Preface
Vivian Paley presents a moving personal account of her experiences teaching kindergarten in an integrated school within a predominantly white, middle-class neighborhood.
Vivian Gussin PALEY, Vivian Gussin Paley, 2009
6
12 Characteristics of an Effective Teacher
This book discusses 12 Characteristics of Effective Teachers who were successful in getting their students to behave appropriately and to learn the subject matter.
Robert J. Walker, 2008
7
Teacher Man: A Memoir
Now, here at last, is McCourt's long-awaited book about how his thirty-year teaching career shaped his second act as a writer. Teacher Man is also an urgent tribute to teachers everywhere.
Frank McCourt, 2005
8
Assessing Teacher Effectiveness: Developing a Differentiated ...
How can we really evaluate teacher effectiveness? Systems of teacher appraisal and evaluation are being created across the world in order to monitor and assess teacher performance. But do the models used really give a fair evaluation?
R. J. Campbell, 2004
9
FTCE - The Best Teachers' Test Prep for Florida Teacher ...
Cash is not accepted. How to Use this Book What do I study first? Read over the reviews and the suggestions for test-taking. Studying the reviews thoroughly will reinforce the basic skills you will need to do well on the exam.
Leasha Barry, Betty J. Bennet, Enrique Ortiz, 2004
10
A Handbook for Teacher Research
"This informative book helped me to understand research in general and to bring focus and clarity to my current research project.
Colin Lankshear, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TEACHER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term teacher is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Lafayette theater shooting: Teachers' heroism helps save lives
One was about two teachers who had gone to watch the movie when the shooter opened fire, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said. "Her friend literally jumped over ... «CNN, Jul 15»
2
Why Are Some Teachers Being Evaluated Using the Test Scores of …
By almost all accounts, Albuquerque, New Mexico, music instructor Nick Prior is an all-star teacher. He runs six choirs, which serve nearly 200 students at the ... «Slate Magazine, Jul 15»
3
A Vision For Teacher Training At MIT: West Point Meets Bell Labs
For decades, Arthur Levine, the former president of Teachers College, Columbia University, has tried to imagine a new kind of institution for training teachers. «NPR, Jun 15»
4
How to Grade a Teacher
Ball believes the training that teachers get while they are in school needs to be drastically improved. Last year, I wrote about her effort to develop a professional ... «New York Times, Jun 15»
5
I'm a Teacher, and I Do Whatever It Takes to Make the Hunger Go …
It's hard to be 13 and the daughter of a teacher -- really hard. We don't go on vacations, we don't take driving trips, and we often ride our bikes to save gas ... «Huffington Post, Jun 15»
6
Teacher: Why it is ridiculous not to teach Shakespeare in school
I've been inundated with e-mails from teachers and other Shakespeare lovers yelling about a post published early Saturday (which you can read here) by a high ... «Washington Post, Jun 15»
7
What is making one first-year teacher reconsider her future? Lots of …
Asselin, 24, is days away from finishing her first year as a teacher, the career of her dreams since she was a little girl giving arithmetic lessons on a dry-erase ... «Washington Post, Jun 15»
8
This Marketplace for Teachers to Sell Their Lesson Plans Is Thriving …
Seven years ago, when Erica Bohrer, a first-grade teacher from Long Island, New York, started selling her lesson plans on the website Teachers Pay Teachers, ... «Slate Magazine, Jun 15»
9
Provision slipped into budget dilutes teacher license rules
Anyone with a bachelor's degree could be hired and licensed to teach sixth- through 12th-grade English, math, social studies or science in Wisconsin under a ... «Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 15»
10
What Teachers Do When They Genuinely Dislike Their Students
That's the big question in the latest installment of Ask a Teacher, Slate's education podcast with the Teacher Project at the Columbia University Graduate School ... «Slate Magazine, May 15»

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