mama's boy

np A sissy who is overly attached to his mother. Ben Dover is such a mother's boy he won't go to the movies without calling home first. 1860s

Historical dictionary of American slang . 2014.

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  • Mama's Boy — Título Mama s Boy Ficha técnica Dirección Tim Hamilton Guion Hank Nelken Música …   Wikipedia Español

  • mama's boy — n. A boy excessively attached to his mother; a boy lacking the usual masculine interests; also spelled {mamma s boy}. Syn: mother s boy. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mama's boy — [ˈma:məz ˌbɔı] n AmE a boy or man who lets his mother look after him and protect him too much, so that people think he is weak British Equivalent: mummy s boy ▪ You ve got to stand up for yourself, stop being such a mama s boy …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mama's boy — n. Same as {mamma s boy}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • mama's boy — noun a boy excessively attached to his mother; lacking normal masculine interests • Syn: ↑mother s boy, ↑mamma s boy • Hypernyms: ↑son, ↑boy * * * noun, pl ⋯ boys [count] US disapproving : a boy or man who is seen as weak because he is controlled …   Useful english dictionary

  • mama's boy — {n. phr.}, {informal} A boy who depends too much on his mother; a sissy. * /The other boys called Tommy a mama s boy because he wouldn t come out to play unless his mother stayed near him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • mama's boy — {n. phr.}, {informal} A boy who depends too much on his mother; a sissy. * /The other boys called Tommy a mama s boy because he wouldn t come out to play unless his mother stayed near him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • mama's\ boy — n. phr. informal A boy who depends too much on his mother; a sissy. The other boys called Tommy a mama s boy because he wouldn t come out to play unless his mother stayed near him …   Словарь американских идиом

  • mama's boy — noun A male person, especially a young man or boy, who is overly attached to or influenced by his mother; a sissy. Hes such a mamas boy that he cant even ask a girl out for a date without his mothers approval. Syn: pansy, nancy boy …   Wiktionary

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