Mother Nature


Definition of Mother Nature

: nature personified as a woman considered as the source and guiding force of creation

First Known Use of Mother Nature

1551, in the meaning defined above

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“Mother Nature.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of Mother Nature

used to refer to the natural world as if it were a woman

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Kids Definition of Mother Nature

: nature represented as a woman thought of as the guiding force behind natural events

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