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English definition of “tutor”

tutor

noun [C] uk   /ˈtjuː.tər/ us    /ˈtuː.t̬ɚ/
B2 a teacher who works with one student or a small group, either at a British college or university or in the home of a child: His tutor encouraged him to read widely in philosophy. During my illness I was taught by a series of home tutors.
tutor
verb [T] uk   us  
Children are routinely tutored for hours after school.
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