how to pronounce mum

mʌm

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An example use of mum in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… i mean you know what my mum and dad are …”

meanings of mum

noun:

  1. A chrysanthemum.
  2. Ma'am; a term of respect for an older woman.
  3. A sort of strong beer, originally made in Brunswick, Germany.
  4. Silence.
  5. Mother.

adjective:

  1. Silent.
  2. Secret.

interjection:

  1. Stop speaking!, stop talking!, hush!.

verb:

  1. To act in a pantomime or dumb show.

name:

  1. One's mother.

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