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verb [I or T] uk   us   /tiːtʃ/ (taught, taught)
A1 to give someone knowledge or to train someone; to instruct: She taught English to foreign students. [+ to infinitive] Who taught you to cook?teach school US to be a teacher in a school: Ever since she was a child her dream has been to teach school.
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