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teacherly

[ tee-cher-lee ]
/ ˈti tʃər li /
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adjective
characteristic of or pertaining to a teacher; pedagogical.
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Origin of teacherly

First recorded in 1680–90; teacher + -ly (in the sense “like”)
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