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Synonyms for schoolmaster
ˈskulˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stərschool·mas·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. headmaster, schoolmaster, masternoun

    presiding officer of a school

    Synonyms:
    professional, master key, master copy, original, passkey, maestro, superior, victor, master, overlord, passe-partout, sea captain, headmaster, captain, lord, skipper

  2. schoolmasternoun

    any person (or institution) who acts as an educator

    Synonyms:
    headmaster, master

  3. schoolmaster, Lutjanus apodusnoun

    food fish of warm Caribbean and Atlantic waters

    Synonyms:
    headmaster, master

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  1. List of paraphrases for "schoolmaster":

    schoolteacher, teacher

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Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#635professional
#691original
#1314master
#1712teacher
#1731lord
#3734superior
#4088captain
#6445victor
#18721maestro
#20914skipper
#40521headmaster
#44084overlord
#70079schoolteacher
#74685schoolmaster
#135093passkey

How to use schoolmaster in a sentence?

  1. Dr Kwakkel:

    I found one that is obviously a drawing of the face of a schoolmaster. You can recognize him from the teacher's hat on his head, it was obviously drawn by a student in class, seven centuries ago.

  2. Antiphanes:

    Poverty is the schoolmaster of character.

  3. H. L. Mencken:

    The truth is that the average schoolmaster, on all the lower levels, is and always must be essentially and next door to an idiot, for how can one imagine an intelligent man engaging in so puerile an avocation?

  4. Walter Bagehot:

    A schoolmaster should have an atmosphere of awe, and walk wonderingly, as if he was amazed at being himself.

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