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mammynoun [C]

uk   /ˈmæm.i/ us   /ˈmæm.i/
mainly US or Irish English child's word mother
US offensive old-fashioned a black woman whose job is to take care of white children
(Definition of mammy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mammy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 妈妈, (照看白人小孩的)黑人保姆…
in Chinese (Traditional) 媽媽, (照顧白人小孩的)黑人保姆…
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