What does the word schoolmaster mean?

Usage examples for schoolmaster

  1. Our schoolmaster gone, we were once more back in the old way; we did just what we liked. – Far Away and Long Ago by W. H. Hudson
  2. As a schoolmaster to bring men and women to Christ, natural affection is without a rival. – Christian Mysticism by William Ralph Inge
  3. I knew the whole village,- the blacksmith, the schoolmaster, the Dorfrichter,- all of them. – The Fortunes Of Glencore by Charles James Lever