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Definition of lesson:

  1. A portion of Scripture read in divine service for instruction; as, here endeth the first lesson.
  2. A severe lecture; reproof; rebuke; warning.
  3. An exercise; a composition serving an educational purpose; a study.
  4. Anything read or recited to a teacher by a pupil or learner; something, as a portion of a book, assigned to a pupil to be studied or learned at one time.
  5. That which is learned or taught by an express effort; instruction derived from precept, experience, observation, or deduction; a precept; a doctrine; as, to take or give a lesson in drawing.
  6. To teach; to instruct.


model, illustration, recitation, drill, object lesson, exemplar, deterrent example, case, instance, representative, warn, moral, example, exercise, warning, reading, meaning, good example.

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