instructionnounuk /ɪnˈstrʌk.ʃən/ us /ɪnˈstrʌk.ʃən/
instruction noun (ORDER)
- We are under instruction not to confirm or deny anything.
- A proper letter of instruction is vital.
- She remembered Ann's instruction not to be late.
- I'm afraid to say that I forgot your instruction to get seats at the front.
- On the envelope was a firm instruction to open the letter immediately.
instruction noun (TEACHING)