What does the word instruction mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The act of instructing; teaching.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Imparted knowledge.

Usage examples for instruction

  1. What instruction is here? – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  2. There is much instruction in facts such as these; and they may be turned to great practical account. – Leading Articles on Various Subjects by Hugh Miller
  3. Many a pull at his line had Darrin, and many a fish was lost ere, under Prescott's patient instruction, he managed to land a trout weighing about a pound. – The High School Boys' Fishing Trip by H. Irving Hancock