Meaning of matron
Pronunciation: (mā'trun), [key]
- a married woman, esp. one who is mature and staid or dignified and has an established social position.
- a woman who has charge of the domestic affairs of a hospital, prison, or other institution.
- a woman serving as a guard, warden, or attendant for women or girls, as in a prison.
- matron (Thesaurus)