Sentence Examples with the word Tutored

But my life for it he was either practically conversant with his subject, or else marvellously tutored by some experienced whaleman.

You might almost say, that this strange uncompromisedness in him involved a sort of unintelligence; for in his numerous trades, he did not seem to work so much by reason or by instinct, or simply because he had been tutored to it, or by any intermixture of all these, even or uneven; but merely by a kind of deaf and dumb, spontaneous literal process.