Definition of Mother Goose in US English:

Mother Goose

noun

  • The fictitious creator of a collection of nursery rhymes that was first published in London in the 1760s.

    • ‘The painting's title refers to a Mother Goose fairytale about an old woman who has lost her identity.’

Pronunciation

Mother Goose

/ˌməðər ˈɡus//ˌməT͟Hər ˈɡo͞os/