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Like most Jewish mothers, Myerson thought her daughter could do better.

We also have a growing body of biological research showing that fathers, like mothers, are hard-wired to care for children.

They had rarely seen their own fathers carry small children unless their mothers were ill.

Employers—both women and men—think mothers are distracted by family duties.

The bye bye is being sung, incidentally, by mothers to their babies condemned to death by King Herod.

The mothers know better than any one else how hard a way the little girl will have to travel through life.

And, on the whole, I do not know that there are better mothers than the English, especially of the middle classes.

Some who were wounded but not killed, a few children who crept under the garments of their dead mothers, lived until the morning.

Their own mothers would hardly know them—burnt black with the sun, in rags or else stark naked, with pipes in their mouths.

A mothers tear fell on the little one's cheek as he stirred in his cradle and rubbed his eyes with his little hands.


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On this page you'll find 44 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mothers, such as: administrator, architect, author, builder, creator, and dean.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.