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crammer

/ˈkræmə/
noun
1.
a person or school that prepares pupils for an examination, esp pupils who have already failed that examination
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  • And if I called him a crammer, he was equally committed by all tradition to punch my head.

    Tom, Dick and Harry Talbot Baines Reed
  • And, of course, I live there, though I'm going to a crammer's at Richmond next term.'

  • There was no evasion in the crammer Institute of the fact that it was a public institution.

  • He would have to go to a crammer's and everyone would ask questions.

    The Lonely Unicorn Alec Waugh
  • I should have to send you to a crammer, and everyone would talk.

    The Lonely Unicorn Alec Waugh
  • Digby was told that he might go back to the schoolroom and prepare for Mr crammer.

    Digby Heathcote W.H.G. Kingston
  • Digby got on much better with his lessons than he had done with Mr crammer.

    Digby Heathcote W.H.G. Kingston
  • I don't know what it means, but crammer is the correct word.

    The Zankiwank and The Bletherwitch S. J. Adair Fitzgerald
  • "It's a very easy battle to reconstruct," said the crammer at the foot of his stairs.

    Witching Hill E. W. Hornung
  • With difficulty they sent him to Charterhouse and a "crammer."

    Lady Rose's Daughter Mrs. Humphry Ward

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