mother hen

Definitions of mother hen

n a person who cares for the needs of others (especially in an overprotective or interfering way)

Type of:
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
a human being

n a hen with chicks

Type of:
biddy, hen
adult female chicken

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