Recent Examples of headmaster from the Web
Dennis Haskins, the 66-year-old actor who famously played the uptight yet lovable Bayside High School headmaster on the popular 1989 NBC Saturday morning show.
Treasurer Michael Frerichs, at times sounding like a boarding-school headmaster, told a Chicago news conference that Rauner must go to New York.
Woodstock Academy Graduates Told To Use Their Gifts Wisely Woodstock Academy seniors were treated to one last speech from their assistant headmaster, on Academy Sunday on June 18.
Dozens of teenage males at a school in Exeter began sporting the new look this week after their headmaster refused to relax dress codes during a massive heat wave.
Saddam sipped his tea, took a puff on his cigar, then sat back and smiled, letting the soldiers imagine the fate of that unfortunate headmaster.
Stewart also served at Malvern Prep as athletic director, teacher, headmaster (1990 to 2006) and president (2006 to 2012).
Jury deliberations appear to have broken down in the retrial of a former Carlsbad private school headmaster accused of molesting a cadet 20 years ago.
The former headmaster of a Carlsbad military boarding school was found guilty Monday on six counts of molesting a former cadet at the school nearly 20 years ago, but acquitted on five other molestation charges.
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First Known Use of headmaster
HEADMASTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of headmaster for English Language Learners
: a man who is the head of a U.S. private school
: a man who is the head of a British school
HEADMASTER Defined for Kids
Definition of headmaster for Students
: a man who heads the staff of a private school
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