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
Dada once dreamed of becoming a schoolteacher in her village.
Harris was born in Denver and adopted by a pharmacist and a schoolteacher.
With tens of thousands of children lingering in foster care across the United States, awaiting adoption, Illinois schoolteachers Kevin Neubert and Jim Gorey did their bit.
A village schoolteacher, a farmer, a math genius, a female bullfighter.
Chia, a schoolteacher, told The Straits Times in Singapore.
Her husband died in 2005, and Gleasman farms her 60 or so acres with the help of her son, who also works as a schoolteacher.
Javier Ferreira's Will, entranced by the streets and stages of London, moves from an earnest schoolteacher haunted by memories of his loutish father to a man who trusts his own will and heart.
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.
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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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