An example of tutor is to work with a student in math.
An example of a tutor is someone who teaches a teenage celebrity.
An example of a tutor is a teacher who assists a college professor with their teaching duties.
An example of a tutor is an expert in writing who helps a student who is struggling with English class.
He passed the difficult class with help from his tutor.
Origin of tutor
- Middle English tutour from Old French from Latin tūtor from tūtus variant past participle of tuērī to guard
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition