motherish

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mother + -ish, from Latin mater, from Middle English moder

Adjective[edit]

motherish ‎(comparative more motherish, superlative most motherish)

  1. Of or pertaining to maternal quality.
  2. Pertaining to affectionate and sensitive character.
  3. Of or pertaining to warm and embonpoint appearance.

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