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Taught Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • (all used chiefly with qualifiers `well'' or `poorly'' or `un-'') having received specific instruction; "unschooled ruffians"; "well tutored applicants"

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Taught Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia

Pedagogy is the art or science of being a teacher.

The word pedagogy comes from the Greek word paidagōgeō, which means "to lead the child." In Ancient Greece, it was usually a slave who helped his master's son get an education. The slave would bring the master's son to school and carry his school things for him, such as a musical instrument.

'Taught' example sentence in quotations

* Certainly one of the chief guarantees of freedom under any government, no matter how popular and respected, is the right of the citizens to keep and bear arms. This is not to say that firearms should not be carefully used and that definite safety rules of precaution should not be taught and enforced. But the right of the citizens to bear arms is just one guarantee against arbitrary government and one more safeguard against a tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible. - Hubert Humphrey

* Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction. - Antoine De Saint-Exupery

* The things taught in colleges and schools are not an education, but the means of education. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Taught Sample Sentences in News

  • Racist chant taught on fraternity leadership cruise, University of Oklahoma says
    An investigation by the University of Oklahoma has found that the racist chant by Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity members was learned during a leadership cruise sponsored by the group’s national headquarters four years ago and later taught to chapter pledges. Read more on this news related to 'Taught'
  • What my time in the NICU taught me about being a mother
    The time she spent in the NICU taught her how to be a mother. Read more on this news related to 'Taught'
  • Br Herbertus Gampok: He taught ‘the last, the lost and the least’ in Sabah
    Francis Loh pays tribute to an unsung hero who taught and worked tirelessly among poor children in the interior of Sabah. Brother Herbertus Gampok fsc, 56, one of Aliran’s members in Sabah, passed away... (Visited 29 times, 29 visits this week) The post Br Herbertus Gampok: He taught ‘the last, the lost and the least’ in Sabah appeared first on ALIRAN . Read more on this news related to 'Taught'

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