how to pronounce schoolmarm


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The above transcription of schoolmarm is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

schoolmarm is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of schoolmarm


  1. A woman who is a teacher, especially a teacher in a schoolhouse; may carry the connotation she is severe and/or a spinster.
  2. A tree with two or more trunks; a forked tree.
  3. A person, of any gender, who exhibits characteristics attributed to schoolteachers of the old times, such as strict enforcement of arbitrary rules.

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