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Meaning of MUM-CHANCE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Mum"-chance`\, n.
    1. A game of hazard played with cards in silence. [Obs. or
       Prov. Eng.] --Decker.
    
    2. A silent, stupid person. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
    
    
  2. \Mum"-chance`\, a.
    Silent and idle. [Colloq.]
    
          Boys can't sit mum-chance always.        --J. H. Ewing.
    
    
 

 

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