Definition of 'educate'
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They couldn't educate the people because they didn't even know who `the people "were, let alone understand them. PROSECUTOR (1996)She could educate herself far better, she felt, outside academic constrictions. MISS MELVILLE REGRETS (1996)
It would take little effort to educate these youngsters, she thought. THE ANCIENT FUTURE: THE DARK AGE (1996)
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British English: educate VERB
When someone, especially a child, is educated, he or she is taught at a school or college.
Their children were educated at boarding school.
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