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English

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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
mum

Plural
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  1. (informal) Mother.
  2. A chrysanthemum.

Usage notes

Mum is only capitalised when used as a proper noun:

  • I don't think Mum is skinny.
  • I don't think my mum will like you.

Synonyms

See WikiSaurus:mother

Translations

Adjective

mum (not comparable)

Positive
mum

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. (colloquial) silent.
  2. (colloquial) secret.

Derived terms

Interjection

mum!

  1. stop speaking!

Verb

Infinitive
to mum

Third person singular
mumm

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ed

to mum (third-person singular simple present mumm, present participle ed, simple past and past participle -)
  1. to act in a pantomime or dumb show

Turkish

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Etymology

From Persian موم (mum).

Noun

mum

  1. candle

Declension

singular plural
nominative mum mumlar
accusative mumu mumları
dative muma mumlara
locative mumda mumlarda
ablative mumdan mumlardan
genitive mumun mumların
Possessive
Singular Plural
My (Benim) mumum mumlarım
Your (Senin) mumun mumların
His/Her/Its (Onun) mumu mumları
Our (Bizim) mumumuz mumlarımız
Your (Sizin) mumunuz mumlarınız
Their (Onların) mumu mumları

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