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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mater(noun)

    an informal use of the Latin word for mother; sometimes used by British schoolboys or used facetiously

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mater(noun)

    see Alma mater, Dura mater, and Pia mater

    Etymology: [L., mother. See Mother.]


  1. Mater

    Tow Mater, or simply Mater, is a character in the 2006 animated Pixar film Cars and its sequel as well as the spin-off series Mater's Tall Tales. He is voiced by Larry the Cable Guy and inspired by a 1951 International Harvester tow truck. Originally portrayed as a sidekick and friend to the film's protagonist, Lightning McQueen, he was featured in Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales and in other media related to Cars.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Mater

    mā′tėr, n. a mother: one of the two membranes of the brain, outer and inner, separated by the arachnoid—the dura mater, or dura, and pia mater, or pia.—Mā′ter dolorō′sa, the Virgin Mary represented as the sorrowing mother; Māterfamil′ias, the mother of a family. [L.,—Gr. mētēr.]

Anagrams for Mater »

  1. METAR

  2. Metra

  3. Tamer

  4. Trema

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mater in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Mater in a Sentence

  1. Amy Buckman:

    This is a difficult day for everyone in our school community, mr. Bryant's connection to Lower Merion High School, where he played basketball prior to joining the NBA, has raised the profile of our high school and our district throughout the world. Our school community will always be grateful for his ongoing generosity to his alma mater, including his dedication of our Kobe Bryant gymnasium and his support of our girls and boys basketball teams.

  2. Melania Trump:

    Be Best will continue to shine a light on successful programs like MATER that demonstrate positive results for children. Over the past year, I have traveled both nationally and internationally -- learning about many of the programs offered through private organizations, schools and hospitals, which are meant to help children and families as they deal with drug addiction, what I consistently hear is the need for support at all levels.

  3. Rafay Baloch:

    No mater how far you go, never forget where you came from and who showed you the path to reach where you stand today.

  4. nojoe:

    the way they make you fell does not mater

  5. Og Mandino:

    Every memorable act in the history of the world is a triumph of enthusiasm. Nothing great was ever achieved without it because it gives any challenge or any occupation, no mater how frightening or difficult, a new meaning. Without enthusiasm you are doomed to a life of mediocrity but with it you can accomplish miracles.

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