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Mother


In dictionary for phrase Mother was found total 7 words.

Pronunciation:

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mother matečný adj:
mother mateřský
mother matka
mother pečovat
mother rodný
Mother Matka GB
Mother Matka

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Mother

Definition:

MotherA female parent; especially, one of the human race; a woman who has borne a child.
MotherThat which has produced or nurtured anything; source of birth or origin; generatrix.
MotherAn old woman or matron.
MotherThe female superior or head of a religious house, as an abbess, etc.
MotherHysterical passion; hysteria.
MotherReceived by birth or from ancestors; native, natural; as, mother language; also acting the part, or having the place of a mother; producing others; originating.
MotherTo adopt as a son or daughter; to perform the duties of a mother to.
MotherA film or membrane which is developed on the surface of fermented alcoholic liquids, such as vinegar, wine, etc., and acts as a means of conveying the oxygen of the air to the alcohol and other combustible principles of the liquid, thus leading to their oxidation.
MotherTo become like, or full of, mother, or thick matter, as vinegar.

Synonyms:

female parent, bring fort, father, generate, engender, sire, beget, get, overprotect, fuss,
female parent, abbess, barm, inspiration, mother superior, old woman, parent, prioress, yeast,

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Number of lists: 7
(noun) female parent|parent (generic term)|male parent (antonym)|father (antonym)
(noun) yeast (generic term)|barm (generic term)
(noun) old woman (generic term)
(noun) abbess (generic term)|mother superior (generic term)|prioress (generic term)
(noun) inspiration (generic term)
(verb) fuss|overprotect|care (generic term)|give care (generic term)
(verb) beget|get|engender|father|sire|generate|bring forth|make (generic term)|create (generic term)

Antonyms:

father, Nothing antonyms found for term: Mother

 Flag United states of America round flag English explanatory dictionary

n. & v. --n. 1 a a woman in relation to a child or children to whom she has given birth. b (in full adoptive mother) a woman who has continuous care of a child, esp. by adoption. 2 any female animal in relation to its offspring. 3 a quality or condition etc. that gives rise to another (necessity is the mother of invention). 4 (in full Mother Superior) the head of a female religious community. 5 archaic (esp. as a form of address) an elderly woman. 6 (attrib.) a designating an institution etc. regarded as having maternal authority (Mother Church; mother earth). b designating the main ship, spacecraft, etc., in a convoy or mission (the mother craft). --v.tr. 1 give birth to; be the mother of. 2 protect as a mother. 3 give rise to; be the source of. 4 acknowledge or profess oneself the mother of. øMother Carey's chicken = storm petrel 1. mother country a country in relation to its colonies. mother-figure an older woman who is regarded as a source of nurture, support, etc. Mother Goose rhyme US a nursery rhyme. mother-in-law (pl. mothers-in-law) the mother of one's husband or wife. mother-in-law's tongue a plant, Sansevieria trifasciata, with long erect pointed leaves. mother-lode Mining the main vein of a system. mother naked stark naked. mother-of-pearl a smooth iridescent substance forming the inner layer of the shell of some molluscs. Mother's Day 1 Brit. = MOTHERING SUNDAY. 2 US an equivalent day on the second Sunday in May. mother's ruin colloq. gin. mother's son colloq. a man (every mother's son of you). mother tongue 1 one's native language. 2 a language from which others have evolved. mother wit native wit; common sense. øømotherhood n. motherless adj. motherlessness n. motherlike adj. & adv. [OE modor f. Gmc],

Use in sentenses

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Mothers , aunts , grandmothers , sisters , and later girlfriends , wives , and daughters are expected to fulfill - - even anticipate - - a man ' s every desire . Od matek , tet , babiček , sester a později přítelkyň , manželek a dcer se očekává , že budou plnit - ba dokonce předvídat - každé mužovo přání
Mothers tell little girls to \ attend \ their brothers , while little boys are instructed to \ watch over \ their sisters . Matky říkají malým holčičkám , aby se ,, postaraly \ o bratříčka , a chlapečkům , aby , , dávali pozor \ na sestřičku
Motherland ' s proclaimed policies , a heady brew of nationalism and socialism , are espoused by seasoned leaders , including the economist Sergei Glazyev , chairman of the Duma foreign affairs committee Dmitry Rogozin , and former Central Bank head Viktor Gerashchenko . Vlastí proklamované politické přístupy , opojný odvar nacionalismu a socialismu , zastávají ostřílení lídři , mezi jinými ekonom Sergej Glazjev , předseda zahraničněpolitického výboru dumy Dmitrij Rogozin a někdejší šéf centrální banky Viktor Geraščenko

Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
mother adjectiveacting as or providing parental stock used without reference to sex
mother nounMOTHER OF VINEGAR
mother nounshort for motherfucker sometimes vulgar : one that is particularly impressive or contemptible
mother transitive verbto care for or protect like a mother

Use phrase in quotation

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Jessica Simpson Motherhood is a dream. It really is absolutely amazing.
Roger Bannister Mothers, unless they were very poor, didn't work. Both of my parents had to leave education. My mother had to work in a cotton mill until 18 or 19, when she took some training in domestic science.
Diane Keaton Motherhood has completely changed me. It's just about like the most completely humbling experience that I've ever had. I think that it puts you in your place because it really forces you to address the issues that you claim to believe in and if you can't stand up to those principles when you're raising a child, forget it.
William Makepeace Thackeray Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Helen Hunt Jackson Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare To lessen or misunderstand.
Charles Stanley Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves.
Erich Fromm Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.
Maggie Gallagher Mothers are the people who love us for no good reason. And those of us who are mothers know it's the most exquisite love of all.
Evan Bayh Mothers - especially single mothers - are heroic in their efforts to raise our nation's children, but men must also take responsibility for their children and recognize the impact they have on their families' well-being.
Aristotle Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
Alice Hoffman Mothers always find ways to fit in the work - but then when you're working, you feel that you should be spending time with your children and then when you're with your children, you're thinking about working.
Helen Hunt Jackson Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare To lessen or misunderstand.
Meryl Streep Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials.
Bill Watterson Mothers are the necessity of invention.
Janice Dickinson Mothers don't let your daughters grow up to be models unless you're present.
Rebecca West Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse.
Arnold Bennett Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like.
Paul Harris Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched.
Cathy Guisewite Mothers send strips to daughters to make a point. Daughters smack strips down on the breakfast table to make a point. My own mom sometimes cuts a strip out and sends it to me to make sure I understand her.
Charles Stanley Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves.
Geraldo Rivera Mother Nature may be forgiving this year, or next year, but eventually she's going to come around and whack you. You've got to be prepared.
John Garamendi Mother Nature comes up against reality, and the reality is that the system doesn't work.
John F. Kennedy Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process.
Evan Bayh Mothers - especially single mothers - are heroic in their efforts to raise our nation's children, but men must also take responsibility for their children and recognize the impact they have on their families' well-being.
Erich Fromm Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.
Roger Bannister Mothers, unless they were very poor, didn't work. Both of my parents had to leave education. My mother had to work in a cotton mill until 18 or 19, when she took some training in domestic science.
Paul Harris Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched.
Charles Stanley Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves.
Charles Stanley Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves.
Alice Hoffman Mothers always find ways to fit in the work - but then when you're working, you feel that you should be spending time with your children and then when you're with your children, you're thinking about working.
William Makepeace Thackeray Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
Erich Fromm Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.
Robert Browning Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
Gloria Estefan Motherhood is... difficult and... rewarding.