how to pronounce schoolmarm

/ˈskuːl.mɑːm/

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schoolmarm is pronounced in two syllables

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sklmɑːm

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meanings of schoolmarm

noun:

  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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