Lecturer

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Lecturer Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a public lecturer at certain universities
  • someone who lectures professionally

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a public lecturer at certain universities ,
  • someone who lectures professionally

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Lecturer Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A lecture is when someone talks to a group of people about something interesting. It is like a lesson. At college or university students go to lectures to learn things. The person who is teaching (talking to the group) is called the lecturer. The lecturer may accept questions from the audience.

Sometimes we say that someone was "given a lecture". This means that he was told off for doing something wrong.



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'Lecturer' example sentence in quotations


* The lecturer should give the audience full reason to believe that all his powers have been exerted for their pleasure and instruction. - Michael Faraday

* The first duty of a lecturer to hand you after an hour's discourse a nugget of pure truth to wrap up between the pages of your notebooks, and keep on the mantlepiece forever. - Virginia


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Lecturer Sample Sentences in News


  • Climate change lecturer Dr Cath Waller banned from driving for two years
    Lecturer Dr Cath Waller, an ecologist who has spend eight weeks in a tent in the Antarctic wilderness, got behind the wheel while three-times over the drink-drive limit. Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'
  • Suspected Islamist car bombing badly injures Somali lecturer
    MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A car bomb critically injured a university lecturer in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Wednesday and was blamed on Islamist rebels who have promised to keep up attacks even as they have lost territory to a military offensive. There was no immediate claim of responsibility by the al Shabaab group but it has often used such devices. An al Sh Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'
  • Compres Distinguished Lecturer speaking at Concord University
    ATHENS, W.Va. – COMPRES Distinguished Lecturer Dr. Przemyslaw Dera will speak at Concord University on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2014. Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'

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