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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. Presiding officer of an institution of learning; Any person (or institution) who acts as an educator.

Usage examples (34)
  • "Domsie," as we called the schoolmaster, behind his back in
  • The schoolmaster is the basis of Germany's commercial and industrial success.
  • A good schoolmaster is a good schoolmaster – I don't care what else he calls himself.
  • Charles the schoolmaster is not anything like Charles any where else, he is quite another creature, as I always told you. for more
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