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mum

adjective [not gradable]  us   /mʌm/

mum adjective [not gradable] (SILENT)

silent in order not to tell anyone what you know: The governor is keeping mum about his plans.

mum

noun [C]  us   /mʌm/

mum noun [C] (FLOWER)

short form of chrysanthemum
Translations of “mum”
in Arabic أُمّ…
in Korean 엄마…
in Malaysian panggilan utk ibu…
in Turkish anne…
in Italian mamma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 媽媽…
in Russian мама…
in Polish mama…
in Vietnamese mẹ…
in Spanish mamá…
in Portuguese mãe, mamãe…
in Thai แม่…
in Catalan mama…
in Japanese ママ(英国で母をさす言葉)…
in Indonesian mama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妈妈…
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