hedge-school

noun

Irish history a school held out of doors in favourable weather, indoors in winter

Nearby words

  1. hedge laying,
  2. hedge mustard,
  3. hedge nettle,
  4. hedge one's bets,
  5. hedge sparrow,
  6. hedgehog,
  7. hedgehog cactus,
  8. hedgehop,
  9. hedger,
  10. hedgerow

Derived Formshedge-schoolmaster, noun

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