Definition of schoolmistressy in English:

schoolmistressy

Line breaks: school|mis¦tressy
Pronunciation: /ˈskuːlmɪstrɪsi/

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adjective

informal
  • Having characteristics commonly associated with schoolmistresses, especially those of formality and briskness: her crisp, rather schoolmistressy manner

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