usage note for taskmistress
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How to use taskmistress in a sentence
She looked up at Chiswick appealingly but saw only a stern taskmistress.The Incubator Baby|Ellis Parker Butler
But already some conception that we were under a hard taskmistress was dawning upon us.
For one blessed three-quarters of an hour before I finished the taskmistress was away.
Aphrodite is a hard taskmistress, and the mysterious bond of beauty which chains Helen to her cannot be broken.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol I of 2)|John Addington Symonds
Then our taskmistress appeared just as the floor was finished; she had forgotten the store room, it was locked up and not cleaned.