Synonyms for mother country

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Isolation from the mother country was a stimulus to the inventive imagination.

Step by step the mother country and its colonies were advancing to a rupture.

The houses are substantially built after the fashion of the mother country.

The mother country has a right to something of a share in the bargain.

In some respects their ethical standard is not that of the mother country.

It is solitude—and solitude is the mother country of the strong.

There were some difficulties with the mother country that men were discussing.

If we have no regard for America, let us at least respect the mother country.

This was to invite a secession of the French colonies from the mother country.

It was ingenious, but the Mother Country can be ingenious too.

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native land

nounone's native country
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