Synonyms for teaching

Synonyms for (noun) teaching

Synonyms: teaching, instruction, pedagogy, didactics, education, educational activity

Definition: the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill

Usage: he received no formal education; our instruction was carefully programmed; good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded

Similar words: activity

Definition: any specific behavior

Usage: they avoided all recreational activity


Synonyms: instruction, pedagogy, teaching

Definition: the profession of a teacher

Usage: he prepared for teaching while still in college; pedagogy is recognized as an important profession

Similar words: education

Definition: the profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university)


Synonyms: precept, commandment, teaching

Definition: a doctrine that is taught

Usage: the teachings of religion; he believed all the Christian precepts

Similar words: school of thought, doctrine, ism, philosophical system, philosophy

Definition: a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school