Meaning of “instruction” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /ɪnˈstrʌkʃən/

something that you have been told to do:

[ + to do sth ] I had strict instructions to call them as soon as I arrived home.

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TEACHING [ U ] formal

the activity of teaching or training someone, or the information you are being taught:

religious instruction

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