5 letter words starting with mum

Looking for a clue for todays Wordle or another Word game? Look no further! We got you covered. We got a few plausible five letter words starting with mum.

  • MUMBO
  • MUMMS
  • MUMMY
  • MUMPH
  • MUMPS
  • MUMSY
  • MUMUS

Sometimes the solution is an uncommon word, then It’s time to learn something new. Here’s the definition of a few of these words:


Definition of mummy

mummy (noun)

  1. An embalmed human or animal corpse wrapped in linen bandages for burial, especially as practised by the ancient Egyptians and some Native American tribes.
  2. (by extension) A reanimated embalmed human corpse, as a typical character in horror films.
  3. (by extension) Any naturally preserved human or animal body.
  4. A brown pigment originally prepared from the ground-up remains of Egyptian animal or human mummies mixed with bitumen, etc.
  5. A pulp.
  6. A substance used in medicine, prepared from mummified flesh.
  7. A sort of wax used in grafting.

mummy (verb)

  1. To mummify.

mummy (noun)

  1. (usually childish) mother.


Definition of mumps

mumps (noun)

  1. A grimace.

mumps (verb)

  1. To mumble, speak unclearly.
  2. To move the lips with the mouth closed; to mumble, as in sulkiness.
  3. To beg, especially if using a repeated phrase.
  4. To deprive of (something) by cheating; to impose upon.
  5. To cheat; to deceive; to play the beggar.
  6. To be sullen or sulky.
  7. To nibble.

mumps (noun)

  1. A cube of peat.

mumps (noun)

  1. A contagious disease caused by the Mumps virus of the genus Rubulavirus, mostly occurring in childhood, which causes swelling of glands in the face and neck.
  2. A gloomy or sullen silence.

Definition of mumsy

mumsy (noun)

  1. Mum, mother.

mumsy (adjective)

  1. Characteristic of a mum; motherly.