soccer mom

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soccer mom (plural soccer moms)

  1. Literally, a woman with school-age children, especially one who spends time transporting them between sporting activities.
  2. (US) A stereotype or demographic referring to women, typically middle-class, who are overly ambitious with their children’s success.

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The term "soccer dad" is sometimes applied to fathers, but it does not have the same connotations. It is also more likely to refer to a father who coaches children's soccer or plays soccer himself.


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