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English definition of “teach”

teach

verb [I or T] uk   /tiːtʃ/ (taught, taught) us  
A1 to give someone knowledge or to train someone; to instruct: She taught English to foreign students. [+ to infinitive] Who taught you to cook?Teaching in general teach school US to be a teacher in a school: Ever since she was a child her dream has been to teach school.Teaching in general
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