What does the word mum mean?

Usage examples for mum

  1. I am sure, mum, I am very much obliged to you for your kindness." – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. He used to do them vigorously, while in the house " mum" fussed over her restored man and tried to keep him from going out to run the farm immediately. – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce
  3. Give that baby to me, mum. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing