Mother Synonyms and Antonyms

mŭth'ər

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Synonyms for Mother

A wife.
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A common surname​ of East Asian derivation.
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(Informal) One's mother
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The definition of a mum is a strong beer, a shorter way of referencing the flower chrysanthemum or a British term for mother.
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(Meteorology) an accessory cloud like a mammary in appearance, which can form on the underside of most cloud genera
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Any dead body that has been naturally well preserved
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(US, historical) In the southern United States, a black nanny employed to look after white children.
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(Chiefly used by young children) One's mother
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A woman who is the head of a religious establishment
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(Originally) A spring, natural source of water.
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(Math.) A point, line, or plane whose motion generates a curve, plane, or figure
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The opening into something felt to be insatiable:
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The person, place, or thing from which something (information, goods, etc.) comes or is acquired.
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(Anatomy, medicine) Derived from the mother as opposed to the foetus during pregnancy.
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Related through one's maternal side
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Governed by females, rather than by males.
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Having inherited characteristics that more closely resemble the female parent than the male parent.
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The definition of a matron is a women who is usually middle-aged and married, or a female who is in charge in an institution.
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To tend the sick, injured, etc. as a nurse
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Well is a wish of good fortune.
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In phototypesetting, a set of patterns forming glyphs of any size, or the film they are stored on.
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Foster is defined as to promote or encourage or to raise a child who is not one's biological or adoptive child.
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To produce in great quantities
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A person who nurtures.
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The female head of a household
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The definition of a parent is a mother or father.
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A female parent
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Superintendent is defined as a person in charge of a department or institution, or a person such as a custodian who is responsible for the maintenance of a building.
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The first part:
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Elasticity; resilience:
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a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
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A highly respected woman who is a mother.
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To bring into existence; give rise to:
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To create, generate, bring into existence.
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To protect to an excessive degree; to coddle
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A female parent
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Being in control; superiority, or commanding influence; ascendency.
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(Archaeology) The place and time of origin of some artifact or other object. See Usage note below.
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To bustle about or worry, esp. over trifles
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Nurture is defined as to feed, train or help develop someone or something.
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A leading or drawing off of water from a stream or source.
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The close ties one has with some place or people as through birth, upbringing, long and sympathetic association, etc.
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The definition of a progenitor is a direct ancestor, or source from which something develops.
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The definition of a dam is something that holds back water, or the body of water that is being held.
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A thing followed or replaced by another thing, as in use
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(Agriculture) A healthy plant that is used as the base for grafting a scion
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(Old Poet.) A fountain or spring
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To bring into being; produce
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To be the biological father of (a child).
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(Biology) Someone or something that mates.
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A woman employed as a houseparent.
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Cultural ancestor; one who originated an idea or tradition.
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Origin; derivation
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An abundant source of knowledge, etc.
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Anything regarded as a precursor or forerunner of a later thing
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The definition of a forebear is a person's ancestor.
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A female ancestor
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Antonyms for Mother

(Christianity) God, the father of Creation
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Words Related to Mother

precede (plural precedes) Brief editorial preface (usually to an article or essay)
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Origin is the start, center or beginning of something or the place where a person comes from.
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(Grammar) A relative pronoun.
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An act of beginning; an initial effort:
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Relationship; same-bloodedness or affinity; near connection or alliance, as of those having common descent.
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(Computing) One who is responsible for software installation, management, information and maintenance of a computer or network
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