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verb [transitive] instruct pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈstrʌkt/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleinstructing
past tenseinstructed
past participleinstructed
  1. 1
    formal to tell someone to do something, especially officially or as their employer
    instruct someone to do something: He instructed his men to collect information about troop movements.
    as instructed (=in the way that you were told): Using the tool as instructed, I was able to clear the blockage.
  2. 2
    formal to teach someone a subject or skill
    instruct someone in something: All children are instructed in the use of the library.
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