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Synonyms for schoolmistress

a woman schoolteacher (especially one regarded as strict)

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I play a very stern schoolmistress with little sex appeal, so it won't be that glamorous, but I'm very excited to be in it.
So they wrote the names of themselves and their loved ones on padlocks which they fixed to the railings where the schoolmistress had gone to meet her lover.
Turkish normally does much better than English at this, in that words such as E[micro]y-retmen (teacher) cover both the old English schoolmaster and schoolmistress, aktE[micro]r works for both actor and actress.
We have a real mix of activities, from our new and improved 'pop-up' trench in our foyer, to craft activities for younger visitors, and the addition of an Edwardian schoolmistress helping pupils of all ages with their 1914-18 knowledge.
For example, part two, "The Night," opens with Madame Levrault, a French schoolmistress in the village of Sainte-Mere-Eglise, being awakened by flares in the distance and heading out into her garden.
You starred as Karen Wright, a schoolmistress accused of having a lesbian affair with another schoolmistress, in a 2011 West End revival of Lillian Heilman's The Children's Hour.
That was directed by Ann-marie Greene, who plays schoolmistress Kate in this - and proves herself a surprisingly accomplished Irish dancer.
She is like a tyrannical schoolmistress, ordering one of the songwriting team out of the rehearsal room like a disobedient schoolboy.
The Adventures of Parker the Parrot" is a whimsical collection of beloved parrot stories, about Parker the parrot pet belonging to Miss Brown, the village schoolmistress.
Born in Jeddah and trained in New York, Ahd, 32, has been drawing notice internationally for her perf as a hypocritical hardline schoolmistress in Haifaa al-Mansour's Wadjda, the first feature from Saudi Arabia and a fest item that played at Tribeca before going out Stateside via Sony Classics.
25pm A widowed schoolmistress leaves Victorian England to tutor a son of the King of Siam, only to discover his majesty actually expects her to care for all 58 of his children.
ITV have decided to air the very first episode giving us the chance to meet the village's colourful characters, including the Doc's eccentric receptionist, the local schoolmistress and a father and son plumbing team.
London, Dec 1 (ANI): A Swedish schoolmistress has opened the world's first international sex school in Austria to teach students how to be better lovers.
Oberon is a schoolmaster sexually grooming a young boy and falling out with schoolmistress Tytania, who has designs on the same child.
She has been an excellent schoolmistress for all of the family's jockeys, as Feilden revealed: "She's been a first winner for all of them - Ross, my nephew Adam [Beschizza] and now Shelley.