1. [ noun ] a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
Synonyms: female_parent

"the mother of three children"

Related terms: father father parent ma Mary quadripara supermom quintipara surrogate_mother puerpera para_i mother-in-law
2. [ verb ] care for like a mother
Synonyms: fuss overprotect

"She fusses over her husband"

Related terms: care bustle
3. [ noun ] a term of address for an elderly woman
Related terms: old_woman
4. [ noun ] a stringy slimy substance consisting of yeast cells and bacteria; forms during fermentation and is added to cider or wine to produce vinegar
Related terms: yeast
5. [ noun ] (obscene) insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
Synonyms: bastard son_of_a_bitch prick SOB mother_fucker shit motherfucker cocksucker dickhead whoreson asshole
Related terms: unpleasant_person obscenity
6. [ verb ] make children
Synonyms: sire beget father bring_forth generate engender get

"Abraham begot Isaac" "Men often father children but don't recognize them"

Related terms: make father generation forefather sire
7. [ noun ] a condition that is the inspiration for an activity or situation

"necessity is the mother of invention"

Related terms: inspiration
Similar spelling:   Motter