mumming

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

mumming

  1. Present participle of mum.

Noun[edit]

mumming (plural mummings)

  1. A pantomime or dumb show.
    • 2011, Susan Lauffer O'Hara, The Theatricality of Mary Wroth's Pamphilia to Amphilanthus
      The court masque has its origin in medieval court mummings.