Portuguese translation of 'matron'
1. (in hospital) enfermeira-chefe f
2. (in school) inspetora
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He went absent without leave not once, but three times; a serious offence that made him an enemy of the hospital matron.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I approach the matron in charge, sitting at the reception desk.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
A way around it is to ask her to be your chief bridesmaid or matron of honour.The Sun (2011)
I feel like telling her that she's not going to be the matron of honour any more.The Sun (2010)
The former school matron had been placed on a controversial care plan intended to ease the last days of dying patients.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The horse cost 35,000 and ten families chipped in, plus a former matron and a couple of tutors.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It is obvious who is the matron in charge, and who are the nurses.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
During my time as school matron I did a vast amount of reading on ways to improve the quality of life.Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)
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Translation of matron from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary