Meaning of “mama” in the English Dictionary

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"mama" in British English

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mamanoun [ C ]

uk /məˈmɑː/ us /ˈmɑː.mə/

UK old-fashioned or US informal a mother:

[ as form of address ] Can I have some more, Mama?
Where's your mama?

US slang a woman, especially an attractive one:

There's a good-looking mama sitting at the bar.

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(Definition of “mama” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mama" in American English

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mamanoun [ C ]

also mamma, momma us /ˈmɑ·mə/ a child’s word


(Definition of “mama” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)