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Meaning of TUITION

Pronunciation:  too'ishun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  teaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately)
  2. [n]  a fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education); "tuition and room and board were more than $25,000"
 

TUITION is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: tutelage, tutorship
 
 See Also: fee, instruction, pedagogy, teaching

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tu*i"tion\, n. [L. tuitio protection, guarding, from
tueri, p. p. tuitus, to see, watch, protect: cf. F. tuition.
Cf. {Tutor}.]
1. Superintending care over a young person; the particular
   watch and care of a tutor or guardian over his pupil or
   ward; guardianship.

2. Especially, the act, art, or business of teaching;
   instruction; as, children are sent to school for tuition;
   his tuition was thorough.

3. The money paid for instruction; the price or payment for
   instruction.

 

 

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