trained, past tense; trains, 3rd person singular present; training, present participle; trained, past participle;
Teach (a person or animal) a particular skill or type of behavior through practice and instruction over a period of time
the plan trains people for promotion
the dogs are trained to sniff out illegal stowaways
Be taught in such a way
he trained as a classicist
Cause (a mental or physical faculty) to be sharp, discerning, or developed as a result of instruction or practice
an alert mind and trained eye give astute evaluations
Cause (a plant) to grow in a particular direction or into a required shape
they trained roses over their houses
Undertake a course of exercise and diet in order to reach or maintain a high level of physical fitness, typically in preparation for participating in a specific sport or event
she trains three times a week
Cause to undertake such a course of exercise
the horse was trained in Paris
Reduce one's weight through diet and exercise in order to be fit for a particular event
he trained down to heavyweight
Point or aim something, typically a gun or camera, at
the detective trained his gun on the side door
Go by train
Charles trained to Chicago with Emily
Entice (someone) by offering pleasure or a reward
shaped or conditioned or disciplined by training; often used as a combining form; "a trained mind"; "trained pigeons"; "well-trained servants"
(training) activity leading to skilled behavior
(training) education: the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior); "a woman of breeding and refinement"
The use of vine training systems in viticulture is aimed primarily to assist in canopy management with finding the balance in enough foliage to facilitate photosynthesis without excessive shading that could impede grape ripening or promote grape diseases. ...
The term training refers to the acquisition of knowledge, skills, and competencies as a result of the teaching of vocational or practical skills and knowledge that relate to specific useful competencies. ...
(Training (civil)) Training or entrance training refers to coastal structures built to constrain a river discharging across a littoral coast so that it discharges only where desired. ...
(Training (meteorology)) In meteorology, training denotes repeated areas of rain, typically associated with thunderstorms, that move over the same region in a relatively short period of time. Training thunderstorms are capable of producing excessive rainfall totals, often causing flash flooding. ...
(Training (poem)) Training (poem) is a poem by Wilfred Owen. It deals with the atrocities of World War I.
Having undergone a course of training (sometimes in combination); Manipulated in shape or habit
(training) action of the verb to train; the activity of imparting and acquiring skills; the result of good social upbringing; the process by which two modems determine which protocol and speed to use; handshaking; the recording of multiple samples of a user's voice to aid pattern recognition
(training) Procedure whereby a network is adjusted to do a particular job. Commonly viewed as an offline job, as opposed to an adjustment made during each time interval, as is done in adaptive training.
(Training) Model L • Model JN • Fledgling • AT-4 Hawk • AT-5 Hawk
(Training) The process of learning a particular SKILL [e.g.: sales training]
(Training) The Designer will provide e-mail and telephone assistance to the Client regarding administration of the Client’s web site. On-site training or assistance beyond the basic initial training is not included unless stated.
(Training) Providing an employee with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform her/his current job.
("Training") the training specified on the Order or proposal and comprising In-house Training and/or Open Training;
("Training") includes the preparation, education and exercising of a horse to race, but not the mere process of keeping a horse in good health.
(1.4.2 Training) Basic training is that required to attain the level of basic mission capability necessary to achieve COR status. It includes FAST cruises, sea trials, shakedown, work up, and type training as required. ...
(LCV: Training) In the current climate of rising fuel costs and tight margins, any strategies for reducing fuel consumption must be a key priority for all logistics operators. ...
(TRAINING) 10.1 On booking of any training a 50% non refundable deposit must be paid via debit/credit card. 7 days prior to the start of any training the remaining 50% must be paid, this will be done automatically from the original card payment. ...
(TRAINING) Is there something you want to learn about?
(TRAINING) Participation in a program of instruction (with lesson plan, instructor, or instructional device) to acquire skills and knowledge to meet job requirements.
(TRAINING) Specific courses for adults and Older Girls where they are trained to carry out the Girl Scout Program according to Girl Scout Policy and Procedure. Training is required for most positions.
(TRAINING) when applied to Bene Gesserit, this otherwise common term assumes special meaning, referring to that condition of nerve and muscle (see Bindu and Prana) which is carried to the last possible notch permitted by natural function.
(Training (benefiting the University)) The conduct of scholarly, professional or occupational instruction for enrolled students or employees who are “in training” primarily but not exclusively at the graduate and postgraduate levels. ...