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supermum Line breaks: super|mum
Pronunciation: /ˈsuːpəmʌm/
(also US supermom)

Definition of supermum in English:

noun

British informal
An exemplary or exceptional mother, especially one who successfully manages a home and brings up children while also having a full-time job: so, just like an '80s supermum, you really can have it all
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  • Next week the nation will decide whether she is Britain's top supermum in a television phone vote.
  • The Have It All supermum has turned into the Do It All drudge.
  • I'm such a supermum in the kitchen.

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