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EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of momma.

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NounEdit

mom (plural moms)

  1. (Canada, US, West Midlands, colloquial, familiar) mother.
  2. (informal) An adult female owner of a pet.

VerbEdit

mom (third-person singular simple present moms, present participle moming, simple past and past participle momed)

  1. (informal) To care in a motherly way.

Usage notesEdit

  • "Mom" is capitalized when used as a proper noun, but not when used as a common noun:
    I think Mom likes my new car.
    I think my mom will like you.

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DutchEdit

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NounEdit

mom f or m or n (plural mommen, diminutive mommetje n)

  1. mask
  2. a specific kind of beer

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NisenanEdit

NounEdit

mom

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Andrew Eatough, Central Hill Nisenan Texts with Grammatical Sketch

White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Mandarin (mào).

NounEdit

mom

  1. hat