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Definitions for Mump

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  1. mump(Verb)

    To mumble, speak unclearly.

  2. mump(Verb)

    To beg, especially if using a repeated phrase.

  3. mump(Verb)

    To deprive of (something) by cheating; to impose upon.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mump(verb)

    to move the lips with the mouth closed; to mumble, as in sulkiness

  2. Mump(verb)

    to talk imperfectly, brokenly, or feebly; to chatter unintelligibly

  3. Mump(verb)

    to cheat; to deceive; to play the beggar

  4. Mump(verb)

    to be sullen or sulky

  5. Mump(verb)

    to utter imperfectly, brokenly, or feebly

  6. Mump(verb)

    to work over with the mouth; to mumble; as, to mump food

  7. Mump(verb)

    to deprive of (something) by cheating; to impose upon

  8. Origin: [Akin to mumble; cf. D. mompen to cheat; perh. orig., to whine like a beggar, D. mompelen to mumble. See Mumble, Mum, and cf. Mumps.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Mump

    mump, v.t. and v.i. to mumble, mutter, or move the lips with the mouth almost closed: to nibble: to cheat: to play the beggar.—ns. Mump′er, one who mumps: an old cant term for a beggar; Mump′ing-day, St Thomas's Day, 21st Dec.—adj. Mump′ish, having mumps: dull: sullen.—adv. Mump′ishly.—n. Mump′ishness.—n. Mumps, a contagious non-suppurative inflammation of the parotid and sometimes of the other salivary glands: gloomy silence. [Form of mum.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mump in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mump in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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