Translation of "educate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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educateverb [ T ]

uk /ˈedʒ.u.keɪt/ us /ˈedʒ.ə.keɪt/

B2 to teach someone, especially using the formal system of school, college, or university

The form says he was educated in Africa. 表格上显示他是在非洲接受的教育。
How much does it cost to educate a child privately? 让一个孩子接受私立教育要花费多少钱?
The government say they are trying to do more to educate the public about the consequences of drug abuse. 政府称他们正在努力加大向公众进行宣传教育的力度,帮助大家了解滥用毒品的恶果。

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  • Most children's television programmes aim to educate and entertain at the same time.
  • Children need to be educated about the way that diet and health interrelate.
  • A small number of children are educated at home.
  • She was privately educated.
  • It is important to educate children before they become sexually active.

(Translation of “educate” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)