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Synonyms of maternalism

Noun


1. motherliness, maternalism, maternal quality, maternity, parental quality

usage: the quality of having or showing the tenderness and warmth and affection of or befitting a mother; "the girl's motherliness made her invaluable in caring for the children"

2. maternalism, care, attention, aid, tending

usage: motherly care; behavior characteristic of a mother; the practice of acting as a mother does toward her children

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