An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. maternal
She was a motherly woman, the sort who's always ready to listen to your problems.Era una mujer maternal, de esas que siempre están dispuestas a escuchar tus problemas.
There is no feeling stronger than motherly love.No hay sentimiento más fuerte que el amor maternal.
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motherly [ˈmʌðəlɪ]
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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