The den mother and her helpers had prepared a fine supper for all the Cubs.
The official den mother climbed slowly, carrying a heavy hamper of food.
Noticing that the garage door was open and the car missing, Brad deduced that the den mother had gone on a quick errand.
He had a certain knock on de door, den mother would let him in.
The head and sometimes provider or supporter of a group of male homosexuals, often an older man: They had a sort of den mother. A middle-aged writer type who had given up the straight life
[1970s+ Homosexuals; sardonic adoption of the term fr den mother, the adult leader of a group of Cub Scouts]