1. to give knowledge to teach, train
2. to provide with authoritative information or advice
the judge instructed the jury
3. to give an order or command to direct
4. to teach (someone) a subject, skill, etc.
5. to give (someone) an order or command
6. to give an order or an explanation of a law to (a jury)
7. to give knowledge to teach
A tutor instructs him in math.
8. to give information to
I instructed him that school was closed.
9. to give directions or commands to
She instructed us to stay seated.
10. to provide (a jury) with explanation and directions regarding the law applicable to a case
the judge instructed the jury that the plaintiff bears the burden of proof the jury was instructed to ignore the attorney's comments
11. to give instructions to a jury
the trial judge refused to instruct on manslaughter
— W. R. LaFave and A. W. Scott, Jr.
in future many clients may just instruct their brokers to divide up the business even more—and sort out the resulting complexity.
drazen threatens that he will instruct cofell to empty the bank account from which gaines was to be paid.
to organize the survey of regional tourism resources;to instruct the layout and development of key tourism regions and take charge of the tourist statistics.
when all options have been selected and you have decided what is to be monitored, instruct the performance monitor to begin monitoring this data by selecting the add button (figure 3).
last october, thiessens found a tutor to instruct him for an hour a day, five days a week.
they can even instruct their phones to use their favorite photo viewing application to handle the viewing of all photos.
your doctor may also instruct you to clean your eyelashes daily or more often in the days leading up to surgery, to remove debris and minimize your risk of infection.
experts fear that one of those domains will be a 「control」 site that will instruct the infected machines to perform an as-yet-unkown harmful action.
the idea of using punch cards to instruct and control a system became the basis of computer programming.
compare tell, order, instruct , direct, command.
試比較tell 、 order、instruct 、 direct 、 command這五個詞.
avoid duplicating the work of a database server: instruct db2 to filter and process data according to your needs rather than doing this work in your application.
curly brackets instruct db2 to evaluate and process the enclosed expression rather than treat it as a literal string.
two things instruct man about his whole nature; instinct and experience.
michael finished the brandy in his glass.「send clemenza in to me. i」ll instruct him personally.
邁克爾把玻璃杯里的白蘭地一飲而盡,然后說: “ 叫克萊門扎到我這兒來, 我要親自給他下達指示.
i「ll instruct them to leave you there with connie.
instead of trying to instruct students in theory and broad surveys of various techniques, i teach them what i think of as software development, the applied side of software engineering.
europe」s central bank would then instruct the banks to maintain credit lines and loan portfolios while closely monitoring risks in their own accounts.
you might instruct your accounting team to slow down bill payment a bit and bring it back in line with prior practices. that could help produce better cash flow.
to organize the survey of district tourism resources; to instruct the layout and development of key tourism regions and take charge of the tourist statistics.
now, developers can instruct db2 10 to automatically maintain a history of database changes and track effective business dates.
you can now instruct your calendar to accept a meeting even if it conflicts with an earlier meeting.
they can instruct graphic artists to create gorgeous highlights and flourishes based on the corporate dress.
the old workers instruct the young workers not only in words but in deeds.
why? when you instruct jvm to display an animation, jvm will clear the screen, show the window, paint the screen, and show it again.
my job is to instruct her in english.
there are many interesting reads on how garbage collection works, including the different algorithms you can instruct the jvm to use for its garbage collector.
users can also register xml schemas and instruct db2 to validate xml documents against these schemas.
users are only required to compose the xml profile document, insert it into the database, and instruct the optimizer to use that profile.
if you want to validate your data against a registered schema prior to storage, you need to instruct db2 to do so.
redefine what it means to train and instruct your kids about the character of christ.
as it was, the cultivation was of the rudest kind; one man, even if he had been a highly experienced person, could do very little to instruct so many.
it does not pertain to you to instruct him.
it has also added a new layer of managers to help train and instruct engineers.
the college will need an additional teacher to instruct the boys in cooking.
we should instruct the passengers what customs regulations are.
you can instruct your bank to allow a third party to remove money from your account.