Definition of teachings in English Dictionary

  • NounBFteaching
    1. The particular message or curriculum that is taught. Often used in the form: the teachings of X.
      1. plural of teaching.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • If there is one teaching that is peculiar to Buddhism alone among all the world's religions, I would say it is the principle of Śūnyatā (Voidness or Emptiness).
          • “The institutions whose primary mission is teaching — the masters and community colleges and bachelors colleges, are slowly disinvesting in the teaching function,” Ms. Wellman said.
          • On the eve of her 83rd birthday, Laura Flood looks forward to teaching her granddaughter Angel Larkman the finer points of running a trapline or hunting moose in the Temiskaming bush.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Teaching has seen continual changes over the past decades.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Curran, who opposes the papal ban on contraception, contends theologians may legitimately dissent from noninfallible teachings.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
            • Pluralia tantum

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en teaching
          2. en beachings
          3. en leachings
          4. en reachings
          5. en achings
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of teachings for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "teachings" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form and a pluralia tantum.
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