Definition of stepmum in English:

stepmum

Line breaks: step|mum
Pronunciation: /ˈstɛpmʌm
 
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(also US stepmom)

noun

Informal term for stepmother.
More example sentences
  • I can't decide whether I've been blessed or unfortunate to have two mothers - my birth mother and my stepmum.
  • On birthdays and at Christmas I'd only get one set of presents, whereas my friends got tons from stepdads, stepmums, social workers.
  • He said he has not seen the youngster for 18 months, despite the fact that he is desperate to introduce the nine-year-old boy to his new stepmum.

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