Related topics: Education
teach‧er S1 W1 [countable]
SE someone whose job is to teach, especially in a school:
a primary school teacher
teacher training/education (=professional training to become a teacher)

teacher, professor, lecturer, tutor, instructor, coach, trainer
A teacher usually works in a school Do the children like their new teacher? A professor is a teacher of the highest rank in a British university, and is a general term for a teacher in an American college. Someone who teaches in a British university and who is not a professor is called a lecturer. A tutor gives lessons to just one student or a small group of students, especially privately in their home or a student's home a private tutor An instructor is someone who helps people learn a sport or practical skill, such as driving, skiing, or swimming a riding instructor A coach is someone who helps a person or a team to improve in a sport the school swimming coach A trainer is someone who teaches people the skills they need for a job a teacher trainer. It is also someone who teaches skills to animals a racehorse trainer

Dictionary results for "teacher"
Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.