[mom-uh-dey] /ˈmɒm əˌdeɪ/
N(avarro) Scott [nuh-var-oh] /nəˈvær oʊ/ (Show IPA), born 1934, Native American poet and novelist.
verb : And don’t forget to ”momaflage the kind” when you go home (hide whatever kind of drug you use in your suitcase, so your mother can’t find it) (1990s+ Students)
[mom-uh n-pop] /ˈmɒm ənˈpɒp/ adjective 1. of or relating to a small retail business, usually owned and operated by members of a family: a mom-and-pop grocery. 2. of or indicating something, as an enterprise, investment, or project, that is independent, small in scope, and modestly financed. noun, plural mom-and-pops. 3. a small-scale, owner-operated business. adjective […]
- Mom-and-pop store
noun a single-family operated business with few (or no) employees other than the owners Examples My grandparents owned a mom-and-pop grocery store when I was growing up. Word Origin 1951 Usage Note colloquial
[mom-bah-sah, -bas-uh] /mɒmˈbɑ sɑ, -ˈbæs ə/ noun 1. an island in S Kenya. 2. a seaport on this island. /mɒmˈbæsə/ noun 1. a port in S Kenya, on a coral island in a bay of the Indian Ocean: the chief port for Kenya, Uganda, and NE Tanzania; became British in 1887, capital of the East […]