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a driving/dancing/swimming lesson
She’s taking French lessons from a private tutor.
One of the most important lessons in life is the value of friendship.
the lessons of war/history/experience
I needed a lesson in humility and I got it.
The second goal was a lesson in how not to defend a free kick.
I hope you’ve learned a lesson from this, young man!
People get into debt at such a young age that they have learned their lesson by the time they’re 23.
That girl needs teaching a lesson.
Let that be a lesson to you not to play with matches!
Reverend Thomas stood up to read the lesson.
This is the American English definition of lesson. View British English definition of lesson.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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