schoolmaster

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Etymology[edit]

school +‎ master

Noun[edit]

schoolmaster (plural schoolmasters)

  1. A male teacher.
  2. Male teacher in charge of a school, usually a small one.
  3. Anything that teaches.
    The war was a tough schoolmaster for the Athenians.

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Verb[edit]

schoolmaster (third-person singular simple present schoolmasters, present participle schoolmastering, simple past and past participle schoolmastered)

  1. To teach in the capacity of schoolmaster.