Synonyms of mum


1. florist's chrysanthemum, florists' chrysanthemum, mum, Dendranthema grandifloruom, Chrysanthemum morifolium, chrysanthemum

usage: of China

2. ma, mama, mamma, mom, momma, mommy, mammy, mum, mummy, mother, female parent

usage: informal terms for a mother

3. mum, secrecy, secretiveness, silence

usage: secrecy; "mum's the word"


1. mum, silent, uncommunicative (vs. communicative), incommunicative

usage: failing to speak or communicate etc when expected to; "the witness remained silent"

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Definition and meaning of mum (Dictionary)