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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Informal terms for a mother.

Usage examples (32)
  • How interesting, then, that the word mamma is the Latin singular word for breast.
  • "But mamma is not here to speak to them either, papa."
  • Yes, mamma is at home; if you will come in, I will take you to her.
  • Arrived in mamma's room, her tenderness came out after her own fashion. for more
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