Definitions and translations for "instruct"

Definition of instruct

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Verb
1. To teach by giving instructions
Listen carefully when someone instructs you how to assemble the furniture.
2. To direct; to order (usage note: "instruct" is less forceful than "order", but weightier than "advise")
The doctor instructed me to keep my arm immobilised and begin physiotherapy.
Noun
3. Instruction
Adjective
4. Arranged; furnished; provided
5. Instructed; taught; enlightened
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English - English - instruct

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v. teach, educate, inform; direct, guide; command, order

English - Spanish - instruct

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v. instruir, adiestrar, adoctrinar, aleccionar, asesorar, capacitar, documentar, educar, enseñar, formar, industriar; dar instrucciones a, dar instrucciones precisas, dar instrucciones previas

English - French - instruct

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v. instruire, informer; faire connaître; enseigner, diriger; ordonner

English - German - instruct

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v. einweisen, unterrichten; lehren, anweisen; instruieren; in Kenntnis setzen

English - Indonesian - instruct

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v. mengajar, mengajari, melatih, memerintahkan, mengamanatkan, berpesan, memesan, menginstruksikan

English - Italian - instruct

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v. insegnare a, istruire; informare, avvisare; ordinare, dare ordini a

English - Polish - instruct

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v. kształcić, nauczać, pouczać, informować, szkolić, przeszkolić, instruować, oświecać, polecić, wtajemniczać, zapoznać, nauczyć, polecać, wtajemniczyć, zapoznawać

English - Portuguese - instruct

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v. instruir, ensinar, mostrar; formar, orientar; ordenar, dar ordens; informar

English - Romanian - instruct

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v. instrui, învăţa, iniţia, înştiinţa, informa, anunţa, da instrucţiuni, însărcina, furniza

English - Russian - instruct

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г. учить, обучать, инструктировать, отдавать приказ, распоряжаться, давать наказ, информировать, сообщать, давать материал, поручать ведение дела

English - Turkish - instruct

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f. öğretmek, bilgilendirmek, görevlendirmek, okutmak, emir vermek, talimat vermek

English - Ukrainian - instruct

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v. учити, інструктувати, наводити, навчати, обучати, поучати

English - Dutch - instruct

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ww. instrukties geven; instrueren; les geven; leiding geven; onderleiden; opdracht geven; laten weten

English - Greek - instruct

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ρήμ. διδάσκω, εκπαιδεύω, οδηγώ, παραγγέλω

English - Arabic - instruct

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‏علم، أرشد، ثقف، أعطى تعليمات، أعطى أوامر، أمر‏

English - Chinese - instruct

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(动) 教; 命令; 教导

English - Chinese - instruct

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(動) 教; 命令; 教導

English - Hindi - instruct

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v. शिक्षा देना, पढ़ाना, समझाना, हिदायत करना

English - Japanese - instruct

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(動) 教える; 指示する, 導く; 知らせる

English - Korean - instruct

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동. 교수하다, 가르치다, 교육시키다; 안내하다, 지도하다; 명령하다

English - Vietnamese - instruct

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v. dạy, dạy dổ, huấn nghệ, dạy nghề, cho hay, lời chỉ thị, giáo huấn
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Synonyms for instruct
1. teach: educate, train, tutor, edify, coach, enlighten, inform
2. order: direct, command, charge, prescribe, enjoin
Verb forms for instruct
Present participle: instructing
Present: instruct (3.person: instructs)
Past: instructed
Future: will instruct
Present conditional: would instruct
Present Perfect: have instructed (3.person: has instructed)
Past Perfect: had instructed
Future Perfect: will have instructed
Past conditional: would have instructed