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schoolteaching

[ skool-tee-ching ]

noun

  1. the profession of a schoolteacher.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of schoolteaching1

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50; school 1 + teaching

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Example Sentences

In giving up schoolteaching and popular lecturing, Galileo really made a virtue of necessity.

Oh, if in our schoolteaching we could only teach this one thing: a great thirst for knowledge!

Schoolteaching would be unbearable were it not for meeting ladies.

Into our schoolteaching go the cheese-paring policies of the average villager.

Arnold used to say that schoolteaching should not be based upon religion, but it should be religion.

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