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matriarch

noun

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  1. a dignified usually elderly woman of some rank or authority <even though she was 87, the matriarch of the family knew everything that was going on> Synonyms dame, dowager, grande dame, matron Related Words grandam (or grandame); headmistress, mistress; materfamilias; ma, mama (also mamma or momma), mammy, mom, mother




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