noun, plural a·mas, a·ma.
Origin of ama
Examples from the Web for ama
“It's super boring to see people sit around and draw grids all day,” show host Ryan Devlin host explained on a reddit AMA.I Want to See Your Spreadsheets, Baby: MTV’s ‘Are You the One?’ Is a Mathematical Orgy|Brandy Zadrozny|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On Monday, Grandin participated in a Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA), and the questions were as diverse as her career.
The most interesting personal information Grandin shared during the AMA was the sexism she faced during the start of her career.
Back in the U.S., the American Medical Association (AMA) disagrees.Activists Fight Antiquated Policy With National Gay Blood Drive|Janelle Dumalaon|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It finally happened: George Clooney appeared on Reddit yesterday to have an AMA chat to promote his latest film, Monuments Men.Best Bits From George Clooney’s Suave And Funny Reddit AMA|Marina Watts|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When they had done so, it was found that Ama Ukwa had caused the quarrel, and the chiefs ordered that he should be killed.Folk Stories from Southern Nigeria, West Africa|Elphinstone Dayrell
To sit at the feet of Theresa, the ama, is to enter the gate of story land.Fairy Tales from Brazil|Elsie Spicer Eells
Ahcic ama; “the town on high,” built on some lofty eminence.The Annals of the Cakchiquels|Daniel G. Brinton
The expression "chi morta ancor m' ama" is sufficient to refute this singular supposition.
From the appearance of the old lady, she was the Ama, the nurse, or governess to the fair girl.The Prime Minister|W.H.G. Kingston