- British Informal. mother.
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Examples from the Web for mam
Marie Claire editor in chief Anne Fulenwider said she has no comment about Mam using her magazine as a springboard for redemption.Who’s Telling The Truth About Somaly Mam? A Smashed Icon, A Media Brawl—and a Comeback
September 19, 2014
Angelo says that the work he does with Mam is incredibly fulfilling.A Beauty School for Former Sex Trade Victims
Misty White Sidell
May 20, 2013
Despite these daunting numbers, nothing can deter Mam, petite and softspoken, from her crusade.Women in the World: Somaly Mam, Cambodia
The Daily Beast
March 6, 2011
If you plase, mam, I have a letther; and would you plase rade it for me?The Universal Reciter
Mam'selle, it is your favorite tipple, and deliciously cool.The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. I (of II)
Charles James Lever
Mam saw him first, and for a moment she was almost a white woman.
Indeed Mam threw her apron over her head and fled to the cook-house.
"And if you do not want me, Mam'selle—" for there was much to do at home.A Little Girl in Old Detroit
Amanda Minnie Douglas
- informal, or dialect another word for mother 1
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