noun. ['ˈwɑːmpəm'] small cylindrical beads made from polished shells and fashioned into strings or belts; used by certain Native American peoples as jewelry or currency.
- string of beads
Rhymes with Wampum
Sentences with wampum
1. Noun, singular or mass
Mourning wampum was also strung together to remove grief from those who had lost family members.
noun. ['ˈwɑːmpəm'] informal terms for money.