educate

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educate is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
educate

Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA (key): /ˈɛdʒəkeɪt/
  • (UK) IPA (key): /ˈɛdjʊkeɪt/ or /ˈɛdʒʊkeɪt/
  • (NZ) IPA (key): /ˈedʒɘkæet/
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  • Hyphenation: ed‧u‧cate

Verb[change]

Plain form
educate

Third-person singular
educates

Past tense
educated

Past participle
educated

Present participle
educating

  1. When you educate someone, you instruct them; teach; train.
    He was educated in the public school system.

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