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mum2 British & World English

Act in a traditional masked mime or a mummers' play

mum3 British & World English

A cultivated chrysanthemum

mum4 British & World English

One’s mother

mum1 English Thesaurus

See mother

mum2 English Thesaurus

he was keeping mum about his future plans

keep mum British & World English

Remain silent, especially so as not to reveal a secret

mum's the word British & World English

(As a request or warning) say nothing; do not reveal a secret

the Bank of Mum and Dad British & World English

(Especially in the context of property purchase) a person’s parents regarded as a source of financial assistance or support

keep mum in mum1 British & World English

Remain silent, especially so as not to reveal a secret

mom jeans British & World English

Women’s jeans of a style regarded as unfashionable or unflattering

stepmum British & World English

Informal term for stepmother.

mum jeans in mom jeans British & World English

Women’s jeans of a style regarded as unfashionable or unflattering

supermum British & World English

An exemplary or exceptional mother, especially one who successfully manages a home and brings up children while also having a full-time job

mum's the word in mum1 British & World English

(As a request or warning) say nothing; do not reveal a secret

the Bank of Mum and Dad in bank2 British & World English

(Especially in the context of property purchase) a person’s parents regarded as a source of financial assistance or support