Tutor Tu"tor, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tutored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tutoring}.] 1. To have the guardianship or care of; to teach; to instruct. [1913 Webster]

Their sons are well tutored by you. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To play the tutor toward; to treat with authority or severity. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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