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mommy

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noun mom·my \ˈmä-mē, ˈmə-mē\

Simple Definition of mommy

  • : a person's mother

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of mommy

plural

mommies

  1. :  mother 1a

Examples of mommy in a sentence

  1. <the little boy cried for his mommy>



Origin and Etymology of mommy

alteration of mammy


First Known Use: 1899

Rhymes with mommy


MOMMY Defined for Kids

mommy

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noun mom·my \ˈmä-mē, ˈmə-\

Definition of mommy for Students

plural

mommies

  1. :  1mother 1





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