schoolman


school·man

noun \ˈskül-mən, -ˌman\

Definition of SCHOOLMAN

1
a :  one skilled in academic disputation
b capitalized :  scholastic 1a
2
a :  educator 1
b :  educator 2b

First Known Use of SCHOOLMAN

circa 1533

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: schoolmarm
Previous Word in the Dictionary: schoolless
All Words Near: schoolman

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up schoolman? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).