mum - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate mum

mum is hyphenated as mum

How to pronounce mum

mum is pronounced məm

Number of syllables in mum

The number of syllables in mum is 1

What part of speech in mum?

mum can be a noun or an adjective or a verb participle

How common in the word mum?

mum is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does mum convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'mum'

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Common collocations before 'mum'

dad, even, home, how, just, keep, kill, knew, know, like, look, maybe, old, thought, will

Common collocations of 'mum'

dad, even, eye, girl, happen, home, how, just, keep, kill, knew, know, like, look, maybe, meet, now, old, remember, see, sort, sure, take, thing, think, thought, want, way, will, yes

Words with similar spelling to mum

bum, cum, gum, hum, mem, mim, mom, mud, mug, mumm, mut, rum, sum, tum

Common Verb Collocations of mum

answer, be, can, dad, do, get, go, have, keep, know, let, love, mope, must, please, reply, s, say, see, swear, tell, thank, think, wait, want, will, use, Is, 'll, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of mum

bless, cold, day, dead, deaf, dumb, flagrant, fluster, good, hind, much, only, ready, right, same, sure, toom, true, uneasy, young

Common Adverb Collocations of mum

again, always, as, back, certainly, else, here, how, indeed, just, much, not, now, only, sinfully, so, then, there, though, too, very, well, when, where, why, How, So

Common Conjunction Collocations of mum

and, but