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mothers

noun
plural of mother

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a female human parent
  • he dreaded telling his mother that her favorite figurine had gotten broken

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mothers

verb
present tense third-person singular of mother

Synonyms & Antonyms of mothers (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to bring forth from the womb
  • I hope to mother at least one child

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

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“Mothers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mothers. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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