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educate
British English: /ˈɛdjʊkeɪt/
American English: /ˈɛdʒəˌkeɪt/

Translation of educate in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (teach)
    (teacher)
    istruire (pupil, student)
  • 2 (provide education for)
    (school, parent)
    provvedere all'istruzione di, educare (child, pupil)
    to educate one's children privately, at a state school
    fare studiare i propri figli in una scuola privata, pubblica
    to be educated at Oxford, in Paris
    compiere i propri studi a Oxford, a Parigi
  • 3 (inform)
    (campaign, person, book)
    informare (public, smokers, drivers) about (in su)
    to educate somebody to do
    insegnare a qualcuno a fare
  • 4 (refine)
    educare (palate, tastes, mind)

reflexive verb

  • to educate oneself
    istruirsi (da solo)
    to educate oneself to do
    imparare da solo a fare

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