Definition of housemaster in English:


Line breaks: house|master
Pronunciation: /ˈhaʊsmɑːstə
(also housemistress /ˈhaʊsˌmɪstrɪs/)


chiefly British
  • A teacher in charge of a house at a boarding school.
    More example sentences
    • Melanie, 32, is a deputy housemistress at a school in south London.
    • Please inform the housemistress of your arrangements.
    • The housemistress was very sweet and not judgmental at all.

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