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  1. a feeling of "pulling on your mother's apron strings" or being overly dependent (emotionally, financially, etc.) on a maternal figure in your life
  2. your feelings about and impression of the domestic work you perform such as housecleaning
  3. your perceptions of your mother (whether external or as an internalized voice) and her role in your life at this point
  4. a concern you feel about a particular environment being tarnished or neglected
  5. a manifestation of your desire to protect yourself from becoming "dirty" or sexually licentious



Related terms

kitchen, maid, housewife, chef, cook, servant, pinafore