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mumps US English

A contagious and infectious viral disease causing swelling of the parotid salivary glands in the face, and a risk of sterility in adult males

mump1 US English

A block of peat; a spade's depth in digging turf.

mump2 US English

To assume a demure, melancholy, or sanctimonious expression; to be silent and sullen; to sulk, mope. Also with object with it.

mump3 US English

To beg, go about begging; to sponge upon.

mumps virus US English

The paramyxovirus that causes mumps.