Translation of instruir in English:

instruir

vt

  • 1 1.1 (adiestrar, educar) instruir a algn en algo to instruct o train sb in sth me instruyó en el manejo del rifle he instructed o trained me in the use of the rifle los instruyen en las artes marciales they are given instruction o training in martial arts, they are trained in martial arts 1.2 [formal] (informar) instruir a algn sobre algo to apprise sb of sth [formal] nos instruyó sobre el problema he apprised us of the problem

vi

instruirse v pron

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