Older vs Instruct - What's the difference?

older | instruct |


As adjectives the difference between older and instruct

is that older is (old), elder, senior while instruct is (label) arranged; furnished; provided.

As a verb instruct is

(label) to teach by giving instructions.

As a noun instruct is

(label) instruction.

older

English

Adjective

(head)
  • (old), elder, senior
  • My older' brother and I are Catholic twins. He’s '''older''' by eleven months, not quite a year ' older than me.
  • elderly
  • The thoughtful lad helped an older lady across the street.
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    instruct

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (label) to teach by giving instructions
  • (label) to direct; to order (usage note : "instruct" is less forceful than "order", but weightier than "advise")
  • Synonyms

    * guide

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (label) instruction
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • (label) arranged; furnished; provided
  • * Chapman
  • (label) instructed; taught; enlightened
  • (Milton)