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mom

[mom] /mɒm/
noun, Informal.
1.
mother1 .
Origin of mom
short for momma

m.o.m.

1.
middle of month.
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  • Maybe they would have radio communication after they got there and he would call back and say, Hello, mom!

    Zero Hour Alexander Blade
  • "We'll go through the woods," said mom Beck, lifting her over the fence.

    The Little Colonel Annie Fellows Johnston
  • mom, I hate to think of that little thing getting into this fix just for my model.

    Red-Robin Jane Abbott
  • Next weekend my mom and dad are going to Saturn for a barbeque.

  • Me, I got it in my head that mebbe somebody would remember pa and mom in Darrowtown, and would give me a chance.

British Dictionary definitions for mom

mom

/mɒm/
noun
1.
(mainly US & Canadian) an informal word for mother1
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Word Origin and History for mom
n.

1867, American English, perhaps a shortening of mommy; also see mamma. Adjectival phrase mom and pop dates from 1951.

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Related Abbreviations for mom

MOM

1.
Militia of Montana
2.
milk of magnesia

m.o.m.

middle of month
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