Definition of MOTHER

  1. (verb)care for like a mother
  2. (verb)make (offspring) by reproduction
  3. (noun)a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
  4. (noun)a stringy slimy substance consisting of yeast cells and bacteria; forms during fermentation and is added to cider or wine to produce vinegar
  5. (noun)a term of address for an elderly woman
  6. (noun)a term of address for a mother superior
  7. (noun)a condition that is the inspiration for an activity or situation