Meaning of “educate” - Learner’s Dictionary

educate

verb [ T ] uk us /ˈedʒʊkeɪt/
TEACH

B2 to teach someone at a school or college:

[ often passive ] She was educated ata private school.
GIVE INFORMATION

B2 to give people information about something so that they understand it better:

This is part of a campaign to educate people about the dangers of smoking.

(Definition of “educate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)