instructor instructor  /ɪn ˈstrək tər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person whose occupation is teaching

Usage(s):

  1. Amy Toosley was standing in a split pose when her yoga instructor gave her leg a little prod.
  2. Both he and his instructor were being held by police on possible involuntary homicide charges.
  3. After his mother's 1977 defeat, he earned a commercial pilot's license and an instructor's rating.

News

  1. Flight instructor safely lands plane with gear malfunction

    <p>A Southeastern Oklahoma State University flight instructor safely landed his plane gear-up Tuesday at 7:20 p.m. at the Durant Regional Airport. Also aboard was a senior aviation student. T...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Durant Daily Democrat

  2. Become a hunter education instructor

    Anyone interested in becoming a hunter education instructor can gain experience during the upcoming Casper hunter education class beginning June 17.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Casper Star-Tribune

  3. Student killed, instructor injured in Newton Co. plane crash

    Authorities say a student pilot was killed and his instructor was injured Wednesday when their single-engine plane struck power lines as it was landing at a rural east Mississippi airport.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WLBT 3 Jackson

Quotes

  1. "God knows how somebody trusted me with an aircraft and my own life," William said of his flight in a propeller-driven trainer. "I was doing a few circuits going round and round then Roger my instructor basically turned round and said,...
    on Jan 17, 2008 By: Prince William Source: The Age

  2. "I have been driving this car around and I have to tell you, it did what my mother couldn't do. It did what my driving instructor couldn't do - it's made me a better driver," Lowe said.
    on Jul 12, 2007 By: Rob Lowe Source: Forbes

  3. "This hurts. He was my roommate for six years of my life, my hitting instructor and my best friend. He let me be me, but he was also the guy who kept me in at night," longtime teammate Joe Pepitone said.
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: Joe Pepitone Source: USA Today

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