What does pamper mean?

Definitions for pamperˈpæm pər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pamper, featherbed, cosset, cocker, baby, coddle, mollycoddle, spoil, indulge(verb)

    treat with excessive indulgence

    "grandparents often pamper the children"; "Let's not mollycoddle our students!"


  1. pamper(Verb)

    To treat with excessive care, attention or indulgence

  2. pamper(Verb)

    to feed luxuriously

  3. Origin: From pamperen, from *, frequentative of *, from pampōnan, from bamb-. Cognate with pamperen, pampen, dialectal pampfen, dialectal pampe.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pamper(verb)

    to feed to the full; to feed luxuriously; to glut; as, to pamper the body or the appetite

  2. Pamper(verb)

    to gratify inordinately; to indulge to excess; as, to pamper pride; to pamper the imagination

  3. Origin: [Cf. LG. pampen, slampampen, to live luxuriously, pampe thick pap, and E. pap.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pamper

    pam′pėr, v.t. to feed with fine food: to gratify to the full: to glut.—ns. Pam′peredness; Pam′perer. [A freq. from pamp, a nasalised form of pap; cf. Low Ger. pampenpampe, pap.]

Anagrams for pamper »

  1. mapper, preamp

  2. Mapper

  3. Preamp


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pamper in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pamper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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