(BrE) (AmE mom) noun (informal)
single, unmarried
career, working
full-time, stay-at-home
welfare (AmE)
security, soccer (both AmE)
celebrity, TV
cool, good, great
expectant, pregnant (also mum-to-be in BrE)

The group is aimed at new mums with young babies.


The cat acted as a surrogate mum to the chicks.

birth, real

Ellie had always been there for him even though she wasn't his real mum.

mum and dad

Collocations dictionary. 2013.


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  • Múm — Gründung 1997 Genre Elektronische Musik, Clicks Cuts, IDM Website Gründungsmitglieder Örvar Þóreyjarson Smárason Gunnar Örn Tynes Kristín Anna Valtýsdóttir (bis 2006) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Múm — Pays d’origine  Islande Genre musical Post rock Glitch Musique expérimentale Années d activité Depuis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • múm — performing at the Aldrei fór ég suður festival in Ísafjörður, 2009 Background information Origin Iceland …   Wikipedia

  • Múm — presentándose en el festival Aldrei fór ég suður en Ísafjörður, 2009 Datos generales Origen Islandia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mum — Múm Múm Pays d’origine  Islande Genre(s) Post rock Glitch Musique expérimentale Années actives Depuis 1997 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Múm — Основная информация …   Википедия

  • mum — mum1 [mum] n. [Ger mumme: said to be named after Christian Mumme, 15th c. Ger brewer] a strong beer mum2 [mum] vi. mummed, mumming [< OFr momer < momo, echoic for grimace (as in Sp momo)] to wear a mask or costume in fun; specif., to act as …   English World dictionary

  • Mum — Mum, a. [Of imitative origin. Cf. {Mumble}.] Silent; not speaking; as, to keep mum. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] The citizens are mum, and speak not a word. Shak. [1913 Webster] {mum s the word} keep this a secret; don t tell anybody. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mum — Ⅰ. mum [1] ► NOUN Brit. informal ▪ one s mother. Ⅱ. mum [2] ► ADJECTIVE (keep mum) informal ▪ remain silent so as not to reveal a secret. ● mum s …   English terms dictionary

  • múm — beim Aldrei fór ég suður festival in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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