Mother Superior

noun

Definition of Mother Superior

  1. :  a woman who is the head of a convent —often used as a form of address Good morning, Mother Superior.

Word by Word Definitions

motherplay Mother
  1. :  a female parent

    :  a woman in authority

    :  the superior of a religious community of women

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a mother

    :  bearing the relation of a mother

    :  derived from or as if from one's mother

  1. :  to give birth to

    :  to give rise to :  produce

    :  to care for or protect like a mother

  1. :  mother of vinegar

superiorplay Superior
  1. :  situated higher up :  upper

    :  of higher rank, quality, or importance

    :  courageously or serenely indifferent (as to something painful or disheartening)

  1. :  one who is above another in rank, station, or office

    :  the head of a religious house or order

    :  one that surpasses another in quality or merit


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