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1. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] a unit of instruction.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • course of instruction
  • dance lesson
  • instruction
  • tennis lesson
  • pedagogy
  • golf lesson
  • class
  • music lesson
  • language lesson
  • course of study

Antonyms

  • unenlightenment
  • persuasive
  • evil
  • unchaste

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

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2. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] punishment intended as a warning to others.

Synonyms

  • object lesson
  • example
  • warning
  • monition
  • deterrent example
  • word of advice

Antonyms

  • inconsequence
  • meaninglessness
  • insignificance
  • unimportance

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

3. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] the significance of a story or event.

Synonyms

  • significance
  • import
  • meaning
  • signification

Antonyms

  • immoral
  • dishonorable
  • wicked
  • unrighteous

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

4. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] a task assigned for individual study.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • instruction
  • schoolwork
  • school assignment
  • pedagogy
  • reading assignment
  • education
  • educational activity
  • example
  • exercise
  • didactics

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • unnaturally
  • inactivity
  • inelegance

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

5. tennis

noun. ['ˈtɛnəs, ˈtɛnɪs'] a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court.

Synonyms

  • professional tennis
  • court tennis
  • royal tennis
  • advantage
  • real tennis
  • footfault
  • set point
  • court game
  • lawn tennis
  • return
  • singles
  • doubles

Antonyms

  • liability
  • unfavorableness
  • disadvantage
  • inexpedience

Etymology

  • tenez (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word tennis-lesson


1. Noun Phrase
If you need some alone time, you can schedule a massage at the resort's spa or take a tennis lesson while your children take a cooking lesson.

2. Noun Phrase
Or, the sporting goods store might sell discounted golf or tennis lesson coupons to its customers, keeping part of the lesson fee for itself and giving the instructor the rest.

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