Student Thesaurus

One entry found for instruct.
Entry Word: instruct
Function: verb
Text: 1 to cause to acquire knowledge or skill in some field <spent his military career instructing young pilots> -- see TEACH
2 to give information to <instructed everyone in the use of the new system> -- see ENLIGHTEN 1
3 to issue orders to (someone) by right of authority <the proctors instructed everyone to put their pencils down and hand in their tests> -- see COMMAND 1