Motherese synonyms

mŭth'ə-rēz', -rēs'

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Any of various speech patterns used by parents or caregivers when communicating with young children, particularly infants, usually involving simplified vocabulary, melodic pitch, repetitive questioning, and a slow or deliberate tempo.
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Oversimplified speech or writing.
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an adult's imitation of the speech of a young child
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