Examples of matron in a Sentence
society matrons who organize benefits for charity
the matron of a school for girls
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Still, the specter of geography teachers or lunch matrons reaching for a firearm if there's trouble doesn't resonate with local school leaders.
Despite its cute, alliterative name, this facility is a monotonous grey nightmare where the students are taught how to prey on people by a harsh matron (played by Charlotte Rampling) who in turn preys on them.
The house feels less inhabited than borrowed -- as if, say, a chapter of some Southern fraternity had booted a blue-haired Washington matron out of her Capitol Hill town house and proceeded to trash the place.
There’s a corrupt prison matron, a wily lawyer, a fascinated public and other inmates with stories to tell.
One of the play's central themes focuses on the dynamic between the Duchess and a devout Christian crusader, Mrs. Sarah Smith, the matron of the Home for Friendless Women (and hardly an obvious ally for a brothel owner).
Eudoxie Bridges, the bride’s best friend and wife to rapper Ludacris, served as one of two matrons-of-honor and the groom’s brothers, Tamarcus Joe Walker and Treoun Walker, were the best men.
Eudoxie Bridges, the bride’s best friend and wife to rapper Ludacris, served as one of two matrons-of-honor and the groom’s brother, Tamarcus Joe Walker was one of two best men.
Gardner did him one better, posing soldiers’ corpses the same way that others posed society matrons, tilting a chin or curving a hand, and adding detailed, melancholy captions imagining the subject’s final moments.
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First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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