mother mother  /ˈmə ðər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
  2. (n) a stringy slimy substance consisting of yeast cells and bacteria; forms during fermentation and is added to cider or wine to produce vinegar
  3. (n) a term of address for an elderly woman
  4. (n) a term of address for a mother superior
  5. (n) a condition that is the inspiration for an activity or situation
  6. (v) care for like a mother
  7. (v) make children

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Until the night of June 3, 1989, Ding Zilin and her associates considered themselves ordinary mothers.
  2. Here was a kid, accountable in the world as a black, being raised by whites--mother, grandmother, and grandfather.
  3. A mother-son relationship can sometimes exact a heavy price Industrialist Andrew Carnegie's mother begged him not to marry until after she died; he waited one year after.

News

  1. Mother, 3 kids missing from Deltona home

    A mother and three children who were supposed to be turned over to state custody have disappeared. V
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Central Florida News 13

  2. Mother jailed after allegedly leaving toddler on car trunk in SW Houston, then driving off

    A mother is now in jail, accused of leaving her 10-month-old daughter in a car seat on her car's trunk, then driving away.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ABC 13 Houston

  3. Mother Recalls Horrifying Experience With Out-Of-Control Cab In The Bronx

    A mother in the Bronx was recalling some scary moments Wednesday, after she saved her 8-month-old daughter from the path of an out-of-control livery cab.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS New York

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Quotes

  1. "I want to take full responsibility for the moral failure that led us to this tragic point. Jenny is a great person, and has been a remarkable wife, mother and First Lady," Sanford said at the time.
    on Dec 11, 2009 By: Mark Sanford Source: New York Daily News

  2. ASSOCIATED PRESSOf the death of Brittany Murphy, ex-boyfriend Ashton Kutcher says on his twitter account, "My deepest condolences go out 2 Brittany's family, her husband, & her amazing mother Sharon."
    on Dec 20, 2009 By: Ashton Kutcher Source: The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

  3. "To us, just two loving children, she was quite simply the best mother in the world," Harry said.
    on Aug 30, 2007 By: Prince Harry Source: FOXNews

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