mother figure

noun

Definition of mother figure

:an older woman who is respected and admired like a mother
  • Camp counselors are mother figures to many of the girls at the camp.

Word by Word Definitions

figure play
  1. : a number symbol : numeral, digit

  2. : arithmetical calculations

  3. : a written or printed character

  1. : to represent by or as if by a figure or outline

  2. : to decorate with a pattern

  3. : to indicate or represent by numerals


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