florist's chrysanthemum, florists' chrysanthemum, mum, Dendranthema grandifloruom, Chrysanthemum morifolium(noun)
ma, mama, mamma, mom, momma, mommy, mammy, mum, mummy(noun)
informal terms for a mother
"mum's the word"
failing to speak or communicate etc when expected to
"the witness remained silent"
to act in a pantomime or dumb show
A sort of strong beer, originally made in Brunswick, Germany.
I wish Mum and Dad didn't argue so much.
Origin: Alternative form of mam, or an abbreviation of mummy#Etymology 2. Compare mom, mama.
silent; not speaking
be silent! Hush!
a sort of strong beer, originally made in Brunswick, Germany
Origin: [Of imitative origin. Cf. Mumble.]
múm are an experimental Icelandic musical group whose music is characterized by soft vocals, electronic glitch beats and effects, and a variety of traditional and unconventional instruments.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mum, adj. silent.—n. silence.—interj. be silent!—interj. Mum′-bud′get, an exclamation enjoining silence.—n. Mum′chance, a silent game with cards or dice: a fool.—adj. silent. [Cf. L. and Gr. mu, the least possible sound made with the lips: imit.]
mum, n. a peculiar kind of beer made of wheat-malt, to which some brewers add oat and bean meal. [Ger. mumme, from a personal name.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'MUM' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2276
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'MUM' in Written Corpus Frequency: #266
Rank popularity for the word 'MUM' in Nouns Frequency: #517
The numerical value of MUM in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of MUM in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Mum thinks I'm an idiot, Dad's not too proud either.
I pity them greatly, but I must be mum, for how could we do without sugar and rum?
Mumbai is really and truly Mother to millions! Interestingly, the Mother is called MUM in English, BA in Gujarathi, and AAI in Marathi. Hence MUMBAI is definitely a special name for Mother, in my view. Long live Mumbai.
your mother isn't always the lady that gave birth to you that you call your mum, my foster mum has brought me up and in that process I, myself have chosen to look on to her as my mum, and I wouldn't have it any other way
Grace was a bit tired and hot and bothered. She was cuddling into her mum in the line, one of the Etihad check-in girls then made the decision that she wasn’t fit to fly based on the fact she was pale in color and was leaning against her mum.
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Translations for MUM
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- مَامَان, مَامَا, أُمّArabic
- ма́ма, мату́ляBelarusian
- mamàCatalan, Valencian
- maminka, mámaCzech
- Mutti, Mami, MamaGerman
- nɔ, dadaEwe
- patrino, panjoEsperanto
- amm, emme, ema, memmEstonian
- مادر, مام, مامانPersian
- äiskä, mamma, äippä, äiti, mutsiFinnish
- mam, maimeIrish
- màmag, mamaidhScottish Gaelic
- अम्मी, माताजी, अम्माँ, माँHindi
- anyu, anya, mamaHungarian
- mama, mamiIndonesian
- ママ, お母さんJapanese
- დედიკო, დედაGeorgian
- 어머니, 엄마Korean
- mamytė, mamaLithuanian
- māmiņa, mammaLatvian
- ഉമ്മ, അമ്മMalayalam
- bu, mak, ibuMalay
- нана, гыцци, мамӕOssetian, Ossetic
- mama, mamusiaPolish
- mamã, mamãePortuguese
- mămică, măicuțăRomanian
- мама́ша, ма́тушка, маму́ся, ма́мка, маму́ля, ма́мочка, ма́менька, мам, ма́ма, маRussian
- mama, мамаSerbo-Croatian
- mama, mamičkaSlovak
- คุณแม่, แม่Thai
- ма́тінка, мату́ся, не́нька, не́ня, ма́маUkrainian
- اماں, امىUrdu
- mẹ, uây khyếm mẹVietnamese
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