Meaning of instruct
Pronunciation: (in-strukt'), [key]
- to furnish with knowledge, esp. by a systematic method; teach; train; educate.
- to furnish with orders or directions; direct; order; command: The doctor instructed me to diet.
- to furnish with information; inform; apprise.
- (of a judge) to guide (a jury) by outlining the legal principles involved in the case under consideration.
- instruct (Thesaurus)