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Synonyms for matronˈmeɪ trən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. matron(noun)

    a married woman (usually middle-aged with children) who is staid and dignified

  2. matron(noun)

    a wardress in a prison

  3. matron(noun)

    a woman in charge of nursing in a medical institution

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. matron(n.)

    wife, married woman, mother of a family

  2. matron(n.)

    elderly woman

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  • intendantinoEsperanto
  • matronaSpanish
  • taloudenhoitaja, taloudenhoitajatar, ylihoitaja, ylihoitajatar, nainen, matroonaFinnish
  • matrone, directrice, hoofdverpleegsterDutch
  • matronaPolish
  • матро́на, эконо́мкаRussian
  • میٹرنUrdu

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