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teach·er

teacher

 
 
pronunciation:
ti chr
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part of speech: noun
definition: one whose job is teaching; instructor.
 
synonyms:
instructor
similar words:
academic, mentor, professor, tutor
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The word teacher contains the following part:
-er, -or, -ar2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person or thing that does
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The suffix group -er , -or , -ar2 turns verbs into agent nouns.
synonyms:
-ist, -ite2, -ator, -an, -ian, -ean