- To mull is to ponder over or think about something for a long time.
An example of to mull is to consider an offer for five days.
- To mull is defined as to add spices to wine or cider.
An example of to mull is adding cinnamon and cloves to apple cider.
mull definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English mullen, to grind ; from mul, dust ; from Old English myl, dust: for Indo-European base see mold
Origin: ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
Origin: contr. ; from mulmul ; from and amp; Persian malmal
mull definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb mulled, mull·ing, mulls
Origin: Origin unknown.
verb mulled, mull·ing, mulls verb, transitive
Origin: Probably Middle English mollen, mullen, to moisten, crumble; see moil.
Origin: Short for mulmull, from Hindi malmal.