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


  • Malaysian lecturer faces jail in Australia, says report
    A Malaysian lecturer faces jail in Australia and deportation for allegedly forging Malaysian consulate documents so that his family could extend their stay in the country, The Sun reported today. Last Wednesday, Mohamed Mokhtar Mohamad Ghani was served with a summons for forging documents for immigration purposes under the Victorian Crimes Act... Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'
  • Lecturer burnt to death for killing five pupils
    Alhaji Kassimu Umar, a Lecturer at the Taraba College of Education, Zing, was on Friday burnt to death in a mob action after he allegedly hit and killed five primary school pupils with a vehicle he was driving. Mr Joseph Kwaji, the Police Public Relations officer , of the Taraba Police Command confirmed the incident...  [Read More...] Read more on this news related to 'Lecturer'
  • 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'

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