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principal
used in Tenth Grade Bleeds

13 uses
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Definition
most important; or person who is most important
The exact meaning of principal can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "the principal idea" or "the principal performer" — the most important
  • "the principal of the school" — the person in charge
  • "a principal of a company" — an owner or person with controlling authority
  • "the principal in a transaction" (as contrasted to the agent) — the person on whose behalf an agent acts
  • He took over being principal of the high school.
    3. Return to Bathory High (35% in)
  • I'd kill to see the middle school principal shoveling dog turds for a living."
    3. Return to Bathory High (33% in)
  • "Don't think I'm not watching you, Mr. Tod," Principal Snelgrove snarled as Vlad walked by.
    3. Return to Bathory High (53% in)
  • The door flung open, revealing a rather perturbed-l ooking Principal Snelgrove.
    11. The Price of a Stolen Moment (26% in)
  • Principal Snelgrove barked two words that made them both jump.
    11. The Price of a Stolen Moment (28% in)
  • Principal Snelgrove had turned purple by the time they reached his office, and as he paced back and forth behind his desk, his shade of purple deepened.
    11. The Price of a Stolen Moment (28% in)
  • He doubted she'd ever had the misfortune of ending up in the Chair of Doom—Vlad's nickname for any chair in the principal's office that didn't belong to the principal.
    11. The Price of a Stolen Moment (31% in)
  • He doubted she'd ever had the misfortune of ending up in the Chair of Doom—Vlad's nickname for any chair in the principal's office that didn't belong to the principal.
    11. The Price of a Stolen Moment (32% in)
  • Principal Snelgrove had an afternoon appointment that couldn't be missed."
    11. The Price of a Stolen Moment (68% in)
  • I'm not really sure what the principal had in mind."
    11. The Price of a Stolen Moment (72% in)
  • At the top of the steps, tucked safely inside the warm school, stood Principal Snelgrove, eyeing each student with his distrustful, rodentlike stare.
    14. Unfamiliar Ground (6% in)
  • Next time the weather got this fierce, somebody had better distract the principal with a maze and the promise of cheese.
    14. Unfamiliar Ground (8% in)
  • Kristoff was no more a vampire than Principal Snelgrove.
    18. The Crypt (36% in)

There are no more uses of "principal" in Tenth Grade Bleeds.

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