Mother Teresa

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Noun1.Mother Teresa - Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia)Mother Teresa - Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia); dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997)
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Theresa May, a vicar's daughter, promised to alleviate the lot of the underprivileged and sounded like a latter-day Mother Theresa of Calcutta, minus the halo.
Take the case of Mother Theresa: Despite her transparent methods of looking after the poorest of the poor, Mother Theresa of Calcutta was accused by many of proselytising.
Back in 1996, a cinnamon bun resembling Mother Theresa of Calcutta was discovered in Nashville, Tennessee.