Definition of tutor


  • a person who gives private instruction (as in singing, acting, etc.). Synonyms: coach, private instructor.


  • be a tutor to someone; give individual instruction; "She tutored me in Spanish".
  • act as a guardian to someone.

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Words nearby tutor

tudor, tumor.

Rhymes with tutor

commuter, computer, cooter, hooter, looter, microcomputer, minicomputer, neuter, pewter, polluter, recruiter, rooter, router, scooter, shooter, suitor, supercomputer.

Start with tutor

tutorage, tutorship, tutoring, tutorships, tutoress, tutoresses, tutorages, tutorials, tutors, tutored, tutorial.

End with tutor

institutor, prostitutor, mistutor.

More information about tutor

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Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • tutor is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 5 points
  • tutor is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 5 points
  • tutor is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 6 points
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