baby mama

noun
variants: or less commonly baby mamma or baby momma

Definition of baby mama

slang
: the mother of a man's biological child especially : one who is not married to or in a long-term, intimate relationship with the child's father “I beat up my baby mama's boyfriend,” said Raul, when I asked him what he was in for. — Kendra Whitlow, Valley Advocate (Springfield, Massachusetts), 5 June 2008

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1986, in the meaning defined above

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