Definition of matron:
screw, midwife, registered nurse, nurse practitioner, staff nurse, jailer, gaoler, LPN, R.N., grande dame, sister, warden, matriarch, superintendent, administrator, mother, governor, practical nurse, dowager, housekeeper, warder, wife, corrections officer, head nurse, nurse.
An arrangement was at length made for the good old man to partake of the sacrament of the Lord's Supper, when he made, as it appeared to the chaplain and matron, the singular request that the young mute might partake of it with him.- "Anecdotes & Incidents of the Deaf and Dumb", W. R. Roe.
- "The Grell Mystery", Frank Froest.
- "Five Little Peppers at School", Margaret Sidney.