noun. ['ˈhɛdˌmɪstrəs'] a woman headmaster.
- school principal
- natural depression
Words that Rhyme with Headmistress
Example sentences of the word headmistress
1. Noun, singular or mass
(Its name even pays homage to the institution's headmistress.)
Quotes containing the word headmistress
1. If you ever put a student at this school in danger again-''Oh, I thought you Gallagher Girls were immune to danger.'Despite the hundred girls the filled the foyer, no one moved or gasped or tried to defend our honor. We stood silently, waiting for our headmistress to say, 'Oh, we are quite used to being underestimated, Agent Townsend. In fact, we welcome it.
- Ally Carter, Only the Good Spy Young