Definitions

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  • n. grandmother, especially maternal grandmother
  • n. mother

Etymologies

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Examples

  • My "mamaw" absolutely loves you and it's depressing her to see you go.

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  • Well, I would, she says, her voice taking on an innocent twang, ifn I didnt have Earl Junior on the way, and you know mamaw cant stay alone in the trailer so good no more.

    Fade

  • James Binnie cautioned his friend the Colonel against the attractions of the buxom siren; and laughingly would ask Clive how he would like Mrs. Mackenzie for a mamaw?

    The Newcomes

  • [00: 57] Liastnir: will your mamaw try her hand at criminal defense?

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  • It isn't bad enough that I have to tromp through miles of toys at Christmas with these women and listen to how their little angels threw their arms around Grandma's neck and said, "I wub you mamaw."

    The Ties That Bind...And Gag!

  • Swango is mamaw mean as passive-aggressive, hard-of-hearing, eavesdropping Bessie.

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  • The mamaw may be connected to the girl and not the house, but it would have to deal with more people.

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  • Freak out the mamaw by behaving even more weirdly than it does.

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  • He never had one so my mamaw gave me her first wedding ring.

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  • My mamaw is still with us (so thankfully) but daily I wear a piece of her and my papaws love.

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