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 Meanings and Examples of EDUCATED
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educated
 a.  informed; learned; having an education, especially one above the average
Example Sentence: (197 in 14 pages)
1  The new finance minister was educated at Oxford and is as traditional as they come.
2  The public should be educated to use resources more effectively.
3  Only a nation of educated people could remain free.
4  The public should be educated in how to use energy more effectively.
5  The form says he was educated in Africa.
6  Only the educated are free.
7  Estimating the right cooking time will always be an educated guess.
8  Such concepts are unworthy of educated people and refer to anthropomorphism which has been misunderstood.
9  Correct speech is an earmark of the educated man.
10  During most of Western history, the term literature included all writing that was worthy to be known by educated people.
11  Some earned a living in illicit trafficking, from smuggling to prostitution, but others had been educated in France and had fortunes, lands, and slaves.
12  Some teachers went to Russia to be educated in fine arts.
13  The United Nations is hoping that educated Afghans will return from abroad to aid Afghanistan's reconstruction effort.
14  In education we are striving not to teach youth to make a living, but to make a life.
15  Level of education is actually quite a poor indicator of ability to run a business well.
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  Probably you are an educated man, good Popov, and go in for polite thieving, as distinguished from the more vulgar cut-throat sort.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Get Context   In PART 1: CHAPTER VII
2  Yes, whether or not we be educated, there is something we lack.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Get Context   In PART 2: CHAPTER IV
3  He was educated at home till he was fourteen, surrounded by cheap tutors, free-and-easy but toadying adjutants, and all the usual regimental and staff set.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
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4  Pavel Petrovitch Kirsanov was educated first at home, like his younger brother, and afterwards in the Corps of Pages.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
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5  She was not exactly shy, but diffident, and rather overawed by her sister, who had educated her, and who had no suspicion of the fact.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
6  As for your assessor, he's an educated man, to be sure, but he reeks of spirits, as if he had just emerged from a distillery.
The Inspector-General By Nicolay Gogol
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7  It's evident that he is an educated man.
The Inspector-General By Nicolay Gogol
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8  The young man had not yet entered either the military or civil service, as he had only just returned from abroad where he had been educated, and this was his first appearance in society.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  Pierre had been educated abroad, and this reception at Anna Pavlovna's was the first he had attended in Russia.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  One day he is sensible, well educated, and good-natured, and the next he's a wild beast.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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11  Well, my dear boy, I hear you've been educated abroad, not taught to read and write by the deacon, like your father and me.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  on till he reached Vereshchagin, a half educated tradesman, you know, 'a.'
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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13  'No; but I was educated by a French family and understand that language only.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 15
14  I was brought up in America but educated at Oxford because all my ancestors have been educated there for many years.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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15  He hurried the phrase "educated at Oxford," or swallowed it or choked on it as though it had bothered him before.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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