American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A man who is the principal of a school, usually a private school.
- n. chiefly UK A male school principal.
- n. presiding officer of a school
- head + master. (Wiktionary)
“Sounds like the headmaster is trying to get some easy press, but I can't see how it won't backfire.”
“Later that day, I called the headmaster of the school where I was to start teaching in September and explained that I would be having a baby around mid-April of next year.”
“Hiltbrand expected a prompt, concerned response, and when it didn't come, he called the headmaster to make sure his allegations weren't lost in the mail.”
“A female teacher called the headmaster to separate two boys fighting in class.”
“Yuki Cross, adopted daughter of the headmaster, is a Guardian, assigned to keep the groups separate, although she’s in love with Kaname, President of the Night Class and her past rescuer.”
“The headmaster was a tall woman who always wore a crisp blue uniform and had her hair in an Afro.”
“The headmaster is the great Reverend Dr. John Newton, a Presbyterian minister from New England who helped found a school over in Walton County.”
“The headmaster was a Mr Caswell, whose wife also taught there, and their darkly pretty daughter Maudie was in Granddads class.”
“However I knew children at my school who were targeted because their parents were part of an anti-Masonic group and the headmaster was a leading mason as was his father, chairman of the local council.”
“The headmaster is a Leo Baeck graduate himself, and the rabbis were born and ordained in Israel.”
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