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


  • Lecturer rescued from elevator
     A lecturer at the science and literature college of Al-Jouf University was trapped in an elevator inside the college and was only rescued when the Civil Defense were called. Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'
  • Lecturer loses defamation appeal against blogger
    PUTRAJAYA: A Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia senior lecturer failed to overturn a High Court dismissal of his RM1 million defamation suit against a blogger over allegation linking him to Wahhabism. Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'
  • Woman lecturer ditches university job to join IS
    A lecturer at Dammam University informed her students recently that she had left her job to join Islamic State. Eman Mustapha, from Syria, had been lecturing at the university for many years in Islamic economics and origins of jurisprudence. Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'

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