hockey mom

[ hok-ee mom ]
/ ˈhɒk i ˌmɒm /

noun U.S. and Canada. Informal.

a mother who spends much time driving her children to hockey rinks, watching their games, and encouraging their participation in the sport: Hockey moms are made of tough stuff.

Nearby words

  1. hock,
  2. hock leg,
  3. hocket,
  4. hockett,
  5. hockey,
  6. hockey skate,
  7. hockey stick,
  8. hockey, field,
  9. hockey, ice,
  10. hocking

Origin of hockey mom

First recorded in 1955–60

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