educate

/ˈɛʤəˌkeɪt/

  • Verb
  • to teach (someone) especially in a school, college, or university
    1. Parents trust schools to educate their children.
    2. She was educated at private schools.
    3. The job of our public schools is to educate.
  • to give (someone) information about something
    1. It takes time to educate [=train] new workers on how to use the machines.
    2. We need to educate [=inform] the public about this dangerous disease.
    3. educating consumers to use these products more effectively