Meaning of “mom” in the English Dictionary

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"mom" in British English

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momnoun [ C ]

uk /mɒm/ us /mɑːm/ US informal UK mum

A1 a mother:

I miss my mom and dad a lot.
[ as form of address ] Aw, Mom, why can't I go?
All the moms were waiting in the schoolyard.
She loves being a mom.

More examples

  • Kyle has the neatest mom - she lets him stay up late on the weekends.
  • I suppose mom will say nix to us going to the movies.

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

"mom" in American English

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momnoun [ C ]

us /mɑm/ infml

mother :

Can I borrow the car, Mom?

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