Meaning of “tutor” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “tutor” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tutor" in American English

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tutornoun [ C ]

us /ˈtu·t̬ər/

a teacher paid to work privately with one student or a small group

tutorverb [ T ]

us /ˈtu·t̬ər/

to teach by working with one student or a small group, esp. one which needs special help:

Volunteers from the college tutor elementary school children in reading, mathematics, and science.

(Definition of “tutor” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)