Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: mater
IPA transcription: [m'ætɚ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: mater
    Meaning: an informal use of the Latin word for mother; sometimes used by British schoolboys or used facetiously
Usage examples
  • Yes, Christminster shall be my Alma Mater; and I'll be her beloved son, in whom she shall be well pleased."
  • Ralph was twenty-three now and would finish in a few weeks at a famous medical school--Doctor Dexter's own alma mater.