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mull

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmullmull1 /mʌl/ verb [transitive] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š usually mull something ↔ over to think about a problem, plan etc for a long time before making a decision syn consider πŸ”Š He’s mulling over the proposals before making any changes. πŸ”Š The company is mulling over a share offer.β†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
mullβ€’ Constant mulling had left Father Vic afflicted with a wide array of nervous tics, small flinches and exasperated sighs.β€’ The amateur crypto-hackers challenge each statement, asking for clarification, mulling it over until each understands.β€’ He's mulling over an offer from NBC to star in his own series.β€’ There, with a copious supply of scotch, he mulled over the day's events.β€’ Barney appeared to be mulling over what he had just learned; several times he looked searchingly at Melissa across the table.β€’ Kirov mulled over what he knew of the man thus far.β€’ For some days he had been mulling this over, trying to come up with something more interesting than Wyvis Hall.
Related topics: Geography, Nature
mullmull2 noun [countable] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š SGDNan area of land that sticks out into the sea – used in Scotland πŸ”Š the Mull of Kintyre
Examples from the Corpus
mullβ€’ We have wine on the mull.
MullMull (also the Isle of Mull) πŸ”Š πŸ”Š a large island off the west coast of Scotland, the largest island in the Inner Hebrides. It is often visited by tourists, especially in summer.
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Verb table
mull
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymull
he, she, itmulls
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymulled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave mulled
he, she, ithas mulled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad mulled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill mull
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have mulled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam mulling
he, she, itis mulling
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you, we, theyare mulling
Past
I, he, she, itwas mulling
you, we, theywere mulling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been mulling
he, she, ithas been mulling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been mulling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be mulling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been mulling
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