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  • A boy's best friend is his mother ( Psycho )
  • Absent parent
  • All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way ( the opening line of Anna Karenina )
  • Alma Mater ( the school or college from which a person has graduated )
  • Alpha Mom ( an ambitious mother who aims to excel at work while raising children )
  • Apple pie and motherhood
  • Are you sitting comfortably? ( A catchphrase from Listen With Mother )
  • Atom Heart Mother ( Pink Floyd album )
  • Attila the Nun ( Nickname of Sister Agnes ( Priscilla Lopez ) )
  • Be like Dad, keep mum ( WWII slogan )
  • Beanpole family
  • Black sheep of the family ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Breast is best ( slogan of breastfeeding campaign )
  • Bricks and mortar ( Cockney rhyming slang for daughter )
  • Can you hear me, mother? ( A catchphrase from Sandy Powell )
  • Come to mama
  • Cut the umbilical cord
  • Did I do that? ( A catchphrase from Family Matters )
  • Do you kiss your mother with that mouth
  • Don't forget the fruit gums Mum ( Rowntrees advertising slogan )
  • Don't put your daughter on the stage Mrs Worthington
  • Don't try to teach your Grandma to suck eggs ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Dysfunctional family
  • Earth mother
  • Earth to mom
  • Every mother's son
  • Face that only a mother could love
  • Family fortunes
  • Family man
  • Family matters
  • Family ties
  • Family tree
  • Family values
  • Get your family into Shape, without them even noticing ( St. Ivel Yogurt advertising slogan )
  • Go tell your mother she wants you
  • Has your girl turned into a refrigerator? If her air is arctic, try MUM ( Mum Deodorant advertising slogan )
  • Head of the family
  • Head of the household
  • Helicopter mom
  • Helicopter parent
  • Hockey Mom
  • Honour thy father and mother
  • House mother
  • Hung Up ( Madonna song )
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus ( Spike Jones song )
  • I Think I Love You ( The Partridge Family song )
  • I swear on my mother's life
  • I'll be mother
  • If your grandmother had wheels, she'd be a trolley car
  • In the family way
  • It Ain't Half Hot Mum ( BBC comedy television series )
  • It isn't nice to fool mother nature
  • It's a family affair
  • It's black over Bill's mother's
  • Keep it in the family
  • Keep mum
  • Keep mum, she's not so dumb ( WWII slogan )
  • Kid tested Mother approved ( Kix advertising slogan )
  • Lady Madonna ( Beatles song )
  • Lady Madonna, children at your feet ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Learnt at your mother's knee
  • Like A Virgin ( Madonna album )
  • Like a Prayer ( Madonna song )
  • Like mother used to make
  • Look ma, no hands!
  • Make Your Own Kind Of Music ( Mama Cass Elliot song )
  • Mama Bear
  • Mama always said that life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Mama always said that there would be days like this
  • Mama mia, that's a spicy meatball! ( Alka Seltzer advertising slogan )
  • Mamma mia, here I go again ( ABBA lyric )
  • Material Girl ( Madonna song )
  • Mom and Pop
  • Mother Courage ( play by Bertolt Brecht )
  • Mother Earth
  • Mother Russia
  • Mother Superior jumped the gun ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Mother church
  • Mother country
  • Mother f*cker
  • Mother hen
  • Mother knows best
  • Mother love
  • Mother nature
  • Mother of God
  • Mother ship
  • Mother tongue
  • Mother's boy
  • Mother's help
  • Mother's little helper
  • Mother's milk
  • Mother's ruin
  • Motherhood and apple pie
  • Mum's gone to Iceland ( Iceland Supermarkets advertising slogan )
  • Mum's the word
  • Mummy porn
  • My arse ( A catchphrase from Royle Family )
  • My mama didn't raise no dummy
  • My son the doctor
  • Necessity is the mother of invention
  • Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard to get her poor doggie a bone ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Old enough to be your mother
  • One for sorrow, two for mirth, three for a wedding, four for a birth
  • Our survey says ( A catchphrase from Family Fortunes )
  • Ray Of Light ( Madonna album )
  • Red-hot mama
  • Runs in the family
  • Ryan's Daughter ( David Lean movie )
  • Sell your grandmother
  • Selling the family silver
  • Separated at birth
  • Soccer Mom
  • Soccer Mom indicator
  • Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Spend more time with my family
  • Step on a crack, break your mother's back
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Super mom
  • Tell them about the honey, mummy ( Sugar Puffs advertising slogan )
  • The Birth of a Nation ( D W Griffith / Lillian Gish movie )
  • The Grocer's Daughter ( Nickname of Margaret Thatcher )
  • The Immaculate Collection ( Madonna album )
  • The Parent Trap ( Hayley Mills movie )
  • The Royle Family ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The angel in the house
  • The bank of mum and dad
  • The family jewels
  • The family silver
  • The family that prays together stays together
  • The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world
  • The mother of all battles
  • Tied to his mother's apron strings
  • Today the discriminating family finds it absolutely necessary to own two or more motor cars ( Buick advertising slogan )
  • True Blue ( Madonna album )
  • Want some seafood Mama ( Fats Waller song )
  • We're Just One Big Happy Family ( Richard Hawley song )
  • We're just one big happy family
  • When I find myself in times of trouble Mother Mary comes to me ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Who's she, the cat's mother?
  • Wicked stepmother
  • You can choose your friends but you can't choose your family
  • Your Mother Should Know ( The Beatles song )
  • Yummy mummy

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