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house·mas·ter

 (hous′măs′tər)
n.
A male teacher or professor in charge of a residence hall at a school or college.
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housemaster

(ˈhaʊsˌmɑːstə)
n
(Education) a teacher, esp in a boarding school, responsible for the pupils in his house
housemistress fem n
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.housemaster - teacher in charge of a school boardinghouse
headmaster, schoolmaster, master - presiding officer of a school
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Translations

housemaster

[ˈhaʊsmɑːstər] n (mainly British)professeur m responsable d'un groupe d'internes
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HouseMaster, the first national brand in the home inspection industry, is celebrating its 40th anniversary.
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Pipe is alleged to have committed the offences when he was a housemaster at Skegby Hall, in Mansfield Road, Sutton in Ashfield, between 1965 and 1969.
After studying at University College London, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, and the Wellcome Trust Gurdon Institute, his teaching career started at Westminster School in London, where he taught biology, becoming an assistant housemaster and then the housemaster of a day and boarding house.
According to the reports, few armed men belonging to Jatoi community attacked the house of Gulbahar Jagirani with the latest weapons and as a result one housemaster Gulbahar Jagirani, 25 and his minor daughter Aminat alias Amina, were killed on the spot when they were sleeping at their home.
A FORMER assistant housemaster at Gordonstoun - the boarding school favoured by royals and celebrities - was yesterday found guilty of sex crimes against pupils.
'If any trainer or housemaster is found abusing or admonishing a student without reason, disciplinary action will be taken against them.'
A boarding school housemaster has been cleared of sexually touching the feet of two pupils in their bedrooms late at night.
A RETIRED private school housemaster was jailed for 10 years yesterday for sexually abusing 10 pupils.
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Kevin Scot, housemaster and teacher at the Cathedral School, said: "We have undertaken a number of fundraising initiatives for Epilepsy Wales, our chosen charity this year, and were really looking forward to trying to break the Guinness World Record, while at the same time raise money for such a worthwhile cause.
OUR story in Your Life last week about the time Woodlands School banned coloured underpants, brought back memories for old boy Alan Farndon who remembers having his checked in a morning by the housemaster.