Definition of schoolmastering in English:

schoolmastering

Line breaks: school|master|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈskuːlmɑːst(ə)rɪŋ
 
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noun

[mass noun] dated
The profession of a schoolmaster; teaching.
More example sentences
  • Incidentally, in his schoolmastering days, he used to have the dew swept from the pitch before a match.
  • The failure of his schoolmastering career depressed Wittgenstein intensely.

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