den mother

noun
|Updated on: 22 Jun 2018

Definition of den mother

: a female adult leader of a Cub Scout den; also : a person seen in the role of leader or protector of a group

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First Known Use of den mother

1936

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  • : a woman who is the leader of a group of Cub Scouts


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