Definition of instructress in English:


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A woman who teaches something: a riding instructress
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  • Would you deign to be my instructress, I should prove an apter scholar than if taught by Signor Rappaccini himself.
  • A bildungsroman is a novel of education, and Owen's education consists of learning from a ‘string of instructresses’ lessons about life.
  • Later that year the school was visited by GB Smith, the local Magistrate, who said, ‘I have much pleasure in reporting the care and energy displayed by the instructress.

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