Definition of schoolteacher
: one who teaches school
Examples of schoolteacher in a Sentence
schoolteachers don't always get the summers off, for some teach during that period as well
Recent Examples of schoolteacher from the Web
Growing up, Ms. Clemmons, now 32, and her mother, a schoolteacher, would travel every two or three years to spend the summer in South Africa.
Wendy Fawell, 50 Fawell, a schoolteacher from Otley, England, had traveled to the Manchester Arena with her friend Caroline and their children, according to BBC.
Glen, a veteran of World War I, became a schoolteacher and later a principal in Ohio before retiring in 1964.
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First Known Use of schoolteacher
SCHOOLTEACHER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of schoolteacher for English Language Learners
: someone who teaches in a school
SCHOOLTEACHER Defined for Kids
Definition of schoolteacher for Students
: a person who teaches in a school
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