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mama's boynoun [C]

uk   /ˈmæm.əz ˌbɔɪ/ us   /ˈmɑː.məz ˌbɔɪ/ US UK mummy's boy
a boy or man who appears to do whatever his mother tells him to
(Definition of mama's boy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mama’s boynoun [C]

us   /ˈmɑ·məz ˌbɔɪ/
disapproving a boy or man who others consider to be weak because he behaves as his mother tells him to
(Definition of mama’s boy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mama's boy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 凡事都听妈妈的话的男孩(或男人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 凡事都聽媽媽的話的男孩(或男人)…
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