teacherage

[ tee-cher-ij ]
/ ˈti tʃər ɪdʒ /

noun

a building serving as a combination school and living quarters, as on certain government reservations and in remote, sparsely settled areas.

Nearby words

  1. teachable,
  2. teachable moment,
  3. teacher,
  4. teacher bird,
  5. teacher's pet,
  6. teacherly,
  7. teachers college,
  8. teachers colleges,
  9. teachers' centre,
  10. teaching

Origin of teacherage

An Americanism dating back to 1930–35; teacher + -age

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