schoolmistressy
adjective see schoolmistress

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • schoolmistressy — school·mis·tressy …   English syllables

  • schoolmistressy — adj. colloq. prim and fussy. * * * ē, i adjective : resembling or characteristic of a schoolmistress * * * schoolˈmistressy adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑school …   Useful english dictionary

  • schoolmistress — noun Date: 15th century a woman who teaches school • schoolmistressy adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • academic — Synonyms and related words: abstract, armchair, book learned, bookish, booky, chimerical, classroom, closet, collegiate, conjectural, cross disciplinary, devoted to studies, diligent, donnish, dryasdust, erudite, extramural, graduate, graduate… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • donnish — Synonyms and related words: academic, bibliophagic, bluestocking, book fed, book learned, book loving, book minded, book read, book wise, bookish, booky, devoted to studies, diligent, dryasdust, inkhorn, literary, mandarin, owlish, pedagogic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pedagogical — Synonyms and related words: academic, cross disciplinary, donnish, graduate, graduate professional, interdisciplinary, pedagogic, pedantic, postgraduate, preceptorial, professional, professorial, professorlike, scholarly, scholastic, schoolish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pedantic — Synonyms and related words: Gongoresque, Johnsonian, academic, accordant, affected, anal, arid, bedizened, bibliophagic, big sounding, bluestocking, book fed, book learned, book loving, book minded, book read, book wise, bookish, booky, bourgeois …   Moby Thesaurus

  • professorial — Synonyms and related words: academic, bookish, devoted to studies, diligent, donnish, dryasdust, mandarin, owlish, pedagogic, pedantic, preceptorial, professorlike, rabbinic, scholarly, scholastic, schoolmastering, schoolmasterish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • teachy — Synonyms and related words: academic, donnish, moral, moralizing, pedagogic, pedantic, preachy, preceptorial, professorial, professorlike, schoolmastering, schoolmasterish, schoolmasterlike, schoolmasterly, schoolmistressy, schoolteacherish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tutorial — Synonyms and related words: academic, donnish, pedagogic, pedantic, preceptorial, professorial, professorlike, schoolmastering, schoolmasterish, schoolmasterlike, schoolmasterly, schoolmistressy, schoolteacherish, schoolteachery, teacherish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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