mom

noun \ ˈmäm , ˈməm \
Updated on: 9 Dec 2017

Definition of mom

: mother 1a

Examples of mom in a Sentence

  1. be sure to tell your mom and dad that you'll be home late for supper

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Origin and Etymology of mom

short for momma

mom Synonyms

Synonyms
ma, mama (also mamma or momma), mammy, mater [chiefly British], mother, mommy, old lady
Related Words
materfamilias, matriarch, matron; stepmother; supermom, superwoman

MOM

abbreviation

Definition of MOM

middle of month

MOM Defined for English Language Learners

mom

noun

Definition of mom for English Language Learners

  • : a person's mother


MOM Defined for Kids

mom

noun \ ˈmäm , ˈməm \

Definition of mom for Students

: 1mother 1


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