Mump

Definition of Mump

v. i.1.To move the lips with the mouth closed; to mumble, as in sulkiness.
He mumps, and lovers, and hangs the lip.
- Taylor, 1630.
2.To talk imperfectly, brokenly, or feebly; to chatter unintelligibly.
3.To cheat; to deceive; to play the beggar.
And then when mumping with a sore leg, . . . canting and whining.
- Burke.
4.To be sullen or sulky.
v. t.1.To utter imperfectly, brokenly, or feebly.
[imp. & p. p. Mumped ; p. pr. & vb. n. Mumping.]
Old men who mump their passion.
- Goldsmith.
2.To work over with the mouth; to mumble; as, to mump food.
3.To deprive of (something) by cheating; to impose upon.
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