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Synonyms of 'lecturer'

(noun) 
a lecturer in Law at Southampton University
Synonyms
teacher
I'm a teacher with 21 years' experience.
,
tutor
He surprised his tutors by failing the exam.
,
academic
He is an academic who believes in winning through argument.
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don
The train was full of university dons.
, ,
speaker
He was not a good speaker.
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public speaker
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expositor

Additional synonyms

in the sense of academic
Definition
a member of the teaching or research staff of a college or university
He is an academic who believes in winning through argument.
Synonyms
don,
bookworm,
man or woman of letters,
egghead (informal),
academician,
acca (Australian, slang),
bluestocking (derogatory),
schoolman (US, rare, old-fashioned)
in the sense of don
Definition
a member of the teaching staff at a university or college
The train was full of university dons.
Synonyms
acca (Australian, slang),
in the sense of speaker
Definition
a person who speaks, esp. someone making a speech
He was not a good speaker.
Synonyms
public speaker,
spieler (informal),
word-spinner

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