Meaning of “mummy's boy” in the English Dictionary

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"mummy's boy" in British English

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mummy's boynoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈmʌm.iz ˌbɔɪ/ us /ˈmʌm.iz ˌbɔɪ/ disapproving UK US mama's boy

a boy or man who appears to do whatever his mother tells him to

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