What does the word schoolmistress mean?

Usage examples for schoolmistress

  1. She remembered, oh, how well she remembered, that the schoolmistress at Clapham had told her that she had every good quality except strength of will. – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. And they played that it was over fifty years ago when the Autocrat had walked with the young Schoolmistress. – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey
  3. His affection for his old schoolmistress was as sincere as hers for him. – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie