mump

mump

1 [muhmp, moomp] British Dialect.
verb (used with object)
1.
to mumble; mutter.
verb (used without object)
2.
to sulk; mope.
3.
to grimace.

Origin:
1580–90; imitative, apparently akin to mum1; compare Dutch mompen to mumble, German mimpfeln to mumble while eating, Icelandic mumpa to take into the mouth, eat greedily

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mump

2 [muhmp, moomp] British Dialect.
verb (used with object)
1.
to cheat.
verb (used without object)
2.
to beg.

Origin:
1645–55; < Dutch mompen (obsolete)

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mump1 (mʌmp)
 
vb
archaic (intr) to be silent
 
[C16 (to grimace, sulk, be silent): of imitative origin, alluding to the shape of the mouth when mumbling or chewing]

mump2 (mʌmp)
 
vb
archaic (intr) to beg
 
[C17: perhaps from Dutch mompen to cheat]

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