(third-person singular simple present mimmers, present participle mimmering, simple past and past participle mimmered)
Origin uncertain. Perhaps from an alteration of mammer; or from Middle Dutch mimmeren, mīmeren (“to ponder”); or from Old English mymerian, mimorian (“to keep in mind, remember”). See also mammer. Compare also Danish and Norwegian mimre (“to reminisce”).
- Alternative form of mummer.
Variation of mummer.