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Mother Hubbard

noun

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as in sweaterdress, granny dress

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The first known use of Mother Hubbard was in 1885

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“Mother Hubbard.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/Mother%20Hubbard. Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

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