schoolteacher

noun school·teach·er \ ˈskül-ˌtē-chər \
|Updated on: 20 Jul 2018

Definition of schoolteacher

: one who teaches school

Examples of schoolteacher in a Sentence

  1. schoolteachers don't always get the summers off, for some teach during that period as well

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First Known Use of schoolteacher

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SCHOOLTEACHER Defined for English Language Learners

schoolteacher

Definition of schoolteacher for English Language Learners

  • : someone who teaches in a school


SCHOOLTEACHER Defined for Kids

schoolteacher

noun school·teach·er \ ˈskül-ˌtē-chər \

Definition of schoolteacher for Students

: a person who teaches in a school


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