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noun as in motherhood

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His muscles were tense to spring, when a soft voice of infinite motherliness thrilled him.

She was looking forward to her young half-brother with a motherliness not exhausted by Val.

Her motherliness and refreshing sense of humor built up a bond of understanding with her audiences.

Again Mrs. Ercott felt that jealous twinge, soon lost this time in the motherliness of a childless woman for her husband.

I might speak to you of the divineness of wedded life, the divineness of Christian fatherliness and motherliness.


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On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to motherliness, such as: parenthood, and mothership.

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