supply teacher

/səˈplaɪ titʃə/ (say suh'pluy teechuh)

noun Qld
relief teacher.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • supply teacher — UK US noun [countable] [singular supply teacher plural supply teachers] a teacher who temporarily replaces another teacher who cannot work Thesaurus: teachers and principalshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • supply teacher — supply teachers N COUNT A supply teacher is a teacher whose job is to take the place of other teachers at different schools when they are unable to be there. [BRIT] (in AM, use substitute teacher) …   English dictionary

  • supply teacher — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms supply teacher : singular supply teacher plural supply teachers a teacher who temporarily replaces another teacher who cannot work …   English dictionary

  • supply teacher — supply′ teach er n. brit. and can. a substitute teacher • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • supply teacher — noun a teacher who fills a temporary position in a school on a short term basis; often supplied by an agency Syn: substitute teacher, relief teacher …   Wiktionary

  • supply teacher — sup ply .teacher n BrE a teacher who works at different schools doing the work of other teachers who are ill, on courses etc American Equivalent: substitute teacher …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • supply teacher — noun (C) BrE a teacher who does the work of another teacher who is ill, on a course etc; substitute teacher AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • supply teacher — sup ply ,teacher noun count BRITISH a SUBSTITUTE TEACHER …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • supply — ► VERB (supplies, supplied) 1) make (something needed) available to someone. 2) provide with something needed. 3) be adequate to satisfy (a requirement or demand). ► NOUN (pl. supplies) 1) a stock or amount of someth …   English terms dictionary

  • teacher — n. 1) to certify; license; train a teacher 2) an exchange; practice, student teacher 3) (BE) a supply teacher (AE has substitute) 4) a teacher of (a teacher of English) * * * [ tiːtʃə] license practice student teacher train a teacher …   Combinatory dictionary

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