English noun: teaching
|1.||teaching (act) the profession of a teacher|
|Samples||He prepared for teaching while still in college.|
Pedagogy is recognized as an important profession.
|Narrower (hyponym)||catechesis, catechetical instruction, hypnopedia, indoctrination, language teaching, lecture, lecturing, lesson, schooling, sleep-learning, spoonfeeding, teaching reading, tuition, tutelage, tutorship|
|2.||teaching (cognition) a doctrine that is taught|
|Samples||The teachings of religion.|
He believed all the Christian precepts.
|Broader (hypernym)||doctrine, ism, philosophical system, philosophy, school of thought|
|Narrower (hyponym)||Golden Rule, mitsvah, mitzvah|
|3.||teaching (act) the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill|
|Samples||He received no formal education.|
Our instruction was carefully programmed.
Good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded.
|Synonyms||didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy|
|Narrower (hyponym)||class, coeducation, continuing education, course, course of instruction, course of study, elementary education, extension, extension service, extracurricular activity, higher education, secondary education, team teaching, university extension, work-study program|
|Part holonym||classroom project, classwork, homework, lesson, prep, preparation|
|Domain category members||academic program, Department of Education, education, Education, education, Education Department, point system, tuition, tuition fee|