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a person or school that prepares pupils for an examination, esp pupils who have already failed that examination
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  • I should have to send you to a crammer, and everyone would talk.

    The Lonely Unicorn Alec Waugh
  • And if I called him a crammer, he was equally committed by all tradition to punch my head.

    Tom, Dick and Harry Talbot Baines Reed
  • The crammer's all very well in his way, of course, but depend upon it, the crammer by himself won't get you through it.

  • There was no evasion in the crammer Institute of the fact that it was a public institution.

  • But great as was his astonishment, he was left no time to indulge in it, or speculate how his old “crammer” came to be there.

    The Free Lances Mayne Reid
  • Digby got on much better with his lessons than he had done with Mr crammer.

    Digby Heathcote W.H.G. Kingston
  • If we take Roland away and send him to a crammer's they would be sure to think something was up.

    The Lonely Unicorn Alec Waugh
  • I don't know what it means, but crammer is the correct word.

    The Zankiwank and The Bletherwitch S. J. Adair Fitzgerald
  • If he insisted that the lady in question had anything to do with me, I was committed to call him a crammer.

    Tom, Dick and Harry Talbot Baines Reed
  • "It's a very easy battle to reconstruct," said the crammer at the foot of his stairs.

    Witching Hill E. W. Hornung

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