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tutelage

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Definition teaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately);
or: attention and management implying responsibility for safety
  • Well, it will not be very long before you are of age and free from the restraints of tutelage.
    Oscar Wilde  --  The Importance of Being Earnest
  • And under his tutelage I did improve.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • You are turning out very well, thanks to Paolo's handiwork and my tutelage.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • Under the tutelage of the huntress, Felicity is becoming an accomplished archer, fleet and unstoppable.
    Libba Bray  --  A Great and Terrible Beauty
  • CHAPTER III—THE REIGN OF HATE Under the tutelage of the mad god, White Fang became a fiend.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • The ink was a noxious blend of foul ingredients that Max prepared by hand under the watchful tutelage of Mr. Sikes.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • I worked under the bishop's tutelage for many years.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Eragon's rearing-limited as it was by Garrow's scant tutelage-had exposed him only to the knowledge needed to run a farm.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Today there's not an ymbryne worth her wings who didn't pass under Miss Avocet's tutelage at one time, myself included!
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
  • He enjoys my silent tutelage and asks for it often.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • He retreated deep within himself, warding off the 'attacks with techniques he had been practicing under Glaedr's tutelage.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Inheritance
  • Months of concentrated study followed his expulsion from Moscow, some say under the tutelage of the Cubans, Che Guevera in particular.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • That young lady, under the stress of her situation and the tutelage of her new friend, changed effectively.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  Sister Carrie
  • He sought out Adam, the one-eyed compounder, who, under Ghosh's tutelage, had become a natural and gifted diagnostician.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • But under Acey's tutelage, he began to find his niche.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • In the years we had been apart, my oldest brother, Hershel, had matured under my father's tutelage.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • Mankind may begin anew under the tutelage of wiser, gentler stewards.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • Under his tutelage, I attended church services with him at nearby Loveday, took up soccer (in which he excelled), and generally followed his advice.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • As he made moves to get out from under her tutelage, Ferula began to dislike him.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
  • For good only were their powers used, and under their tutelage tall cities and towers were built out of the living stone.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eragon

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