English version


From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations, Tourism
docentdo‧cent /dəʊˈsent $ doʊ-/ noun [countable]  BODLT American English someone who guides visitors through a museum, church etc
Examples from the Corpus
docentAt the J Paul Getty museum in Malibu, a docent was giving her usual tour.The inside is completely restored, and visitors can sit in the old desks while a docent explains early school days.The twice-a-week free tours are narrated by museum docents.He had been offered the position of docent at the University of Warsaw.She's a volunteer docent at the Smithsonian Institution.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day luck out to be lucky