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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman teacher (especially one regarded as strict).

Usage examples (37)
  • Are you a woman in her thirties or a schoolmarm from the thirties?
  • Whiteside was set to wed "schoolmarm" Elaine Fair.
  • You're riding living like an undersexed schoolmarm.
  • Spinster schoolmarm, to quote that fellow precisely. for more
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