verb (used with object)
- to train, school, or discipline.
- to admonish or reprove.
verb (used without object)
Origin of tutor
Examples from the Web for tutoring
I took on work in the evenings tutoring wealthy high-school students in math.
Today, more offer mentoring programs, tutoring, and extra counseling to help ease the transition.
Merryman, a lawyer turned writer/editor and operator of a tutoring program for inner-city kids, does not have children of her own.
But the tutoring sections were only for the "plutes" or the athletes, many of whom were subsidized by fraternities or alumni.The Plastic Age|Percy Marks
Through your management and your tutoring has that been done.The Captiva and The Mostellaria|Plautus
Another professor explained that he got his clothes by tutoring dull students, another by book reviewing.
Here he supported himself by tutoring, and by writing for electrical magazines and for a daily paper.The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 4|Various
Although a Roman Catholic priest he lived for a time at Cambridge where he did some tutoring.A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II)|Augustus de Morgan