Other definitions for Ma (2 of 6)
Yo-Yo [yoh-yoh], /ˈyoʊ yoʊ/, born 1955, U.S. cellist, born in Paris of Chinese descent.
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Other definitions for M.A. (6 of 6)
Psychology. mental age.
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How to use ma in a sentence
In an ad called “Spelling Bee,” a young child spells “Pryor” as “O-B-A-M-A,” to which the judge says, “Close enough.”
“M-a-l-l-e-a-b-l-e,” said Arvind, who wants to go to Harvard.Queens Phenom Goes for Redemption at National Spelling Bee Finals | Michael Daly | March 22, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
M&A and IPO activity have been weak compared to past years.
Until then, as a former M&A banker during a time when the best among us generated $50 million in revenue, I remain incredulous.
The decline in mergers and acquisitions has endangered the venerable 160-year-old M&A and asset management boutique's fate.The Meltdown Thumps the Magician Bruce Wasserstein | William D. Cohan | October 24, 2008 | THE DAILY BEAST
"M-a-c-a-r-o-n-i," said she, triumphantly, remembering her father's remark that there were no double letters in it.Marjorie's Busy Days | Carolyn Wells
I thereupon take her left wrist in my right hand, M. A. declaring that he will take care of the fingers.Mysterious Psychic Forces | Camille Flammarion
For-m-er is due to adding -er to the stem of an old superlative, for-m-a.Chaucer's Works, Volume 6 (of 7) -- Introduction, Glossary, and Indexes | Geoffrey Chaucer
He was a man of high degree, equal to the Western M. A., and was one of the proudest and most overbearing of Confucian scholars.How I Know God Answers Prayer | Rosalind Goforth
The scholarly clergyman, who was an M. A. of Cambridge, carefully attended to the education and training of his children.Tennyson's Life and Poetry | Eugene Parsons
British Dictionary definitions for ma (1 of 4)
an informal word for mother 1
British Dictionary definitions for ma (2 of 4)
British Dictionary definitions for Ma (3 of 4)
Yo-Yo (ˈjəʊjəʊ). born 1955, US cellist, born in France to Chinese parents
British Dictionary definitions for MA (4 of 4)
Master of Arts
psychol mental age
Morocco (international car registration)
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