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housemistress Syllabification: house·mis·tress
Pronunciation: /ˈhousˌmistris/

Definition of housemistress in English:

noun

chiefly British
A female teacher in charge of a dormitory at a boarding school.

Words that rhyme with housemistress

toastmistress

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