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fairy godmother

noun

Simple Definition of fairy godmother

  • in stories : a woman with magic powers who saves a person from trouble

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of fairy godmother

  1. :  a generous friend or benefactor

Examples of fairy godmother in a sentence

  1. <when it came time for the girl to go to college, Aunt Edna once again proved to be a reliable fairy godmother>



1839

First Known Use of fairy godmother

1839



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