motherly


motherly

adjective

Definition of MOTHERLY

of, relating to, or characteristic of a mother <she showed a sweet motherly tenderness toward the tiny kitten she was taking care of>
Synonyms maternal, mother

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up motherly? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More