Main definitions of mm in English

: mm1mm2

mm1

  • Millimeter(s)

Main definitions of mm in English

: mm1mm2

mm2

(also mmm)

exclamation

  • 1Used to express contentment or pleasure.

    ‘mmm, that pizza looks so good’
    ‘mm, I love the sun’
    • ‘Mm, I love french fries.’
    • ‘Mmm, that pudding was lovely.’
    • ‘Mm, I feel much better now.’
    • ‘Tess put down both plates and lifted the covers off. "Mmm," Brian said "Smells good."’
    • ‘'Mmm, this cream cheese is delicious,' announced the girl next to me, biting into her croissant with vigor.’
    • ‘"Vanilla," she murmured, taking one to taste. "Mm, delicious."’
    1. 1.1Used to express agreement or approval.
      ‘mm, yeah, I know what you mean’
      ‘mmm, I suppose that it does help’
      • ‘Mm, yes, I agree the review was a little basic.’
      • ‘Mmm, nice idea! Can I have a go?’
      • ‘'You'd thought of that, had you?' 'Mm,' I said.’
      • ‘“Mmm, that's right,” agreed Peter.’
      • ‘"Want some pancakes?" "Mmm, that would be great."’
      • ‘'I brought my iPod, do you want to have a listen?' 'Mmm, okay.'’
  • 2Used to express uncertainty or reflection.

    ‘mmm, I haven't read the whole article but I don't really like the sound of this’
    • ‘Mm, … I'm not sure I see the distinction you're drawing.’
    • ‘Mmm. I might have to check that statement with the lawyers!’
    • ‘'I could really see him as James Bond.' 'Mmm, not sure.'’
    • ‘Mmm. Good point. But I still think we should go on.’
    • ‘Mm, how does that work?’
    • ‘Mm, I felt like I was watching a different show to the one you're all talking about.’
    • ‘Mmm. Perhaps this idea needs a rethink.’

Main definitions of mm in English

: mm1mm2

MM

  • Messieurs.