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mother

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of, relating to, or characteristic of a mother
  • she often offered to babysit for friends, hoping to satisfy her mother urges until she had children of her own
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mother

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a female human parent
  • he dreaded telling his mother that her favorite figurine had gotten broken
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ma, mama (also mamma), mammy, mater [chiefly British], mom, mommy, old lady

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mother

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1 to bring forth from the womb
  • I hope to mother at least one child
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bear, birth [chiefly dialect], deliver, drop, have, produce

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2 to attend to the needs and comforts of
  • mothered the patients with chicken soup
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