mommy

noun mom·my \ ˈmä-mē , ˈmə-mē \
Updated on: 5 Dec 2017

Definition of mommy

plural mommies
: mother 1a

Examples of mommy in a Sentence

  1. the little boy cried for his mommy

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Origin and Etymology of mommy

alteration of mammy

mommy Synonyms

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

MOMMY Defined for English Language Learners

mommy

noun

Definition of mommy for English Language Learners

  • : a person's mother


MOMMY Defined for Kids

mommy

noun mom·my \ ˈmä-mē , ˈmə- \

Definition of mommy for Students

plural mommies
: 1mother 1


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