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    mouth - Dictionary definition and meaning for word mouth

    Definition
    (noun) the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge
    Example Sentence
    • he stuffed his mouth with candy
    Definition
    (noun) the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening
    Example Sentence
    • she wiped lipstick from her mouth
    Definition
    (noun) an opening that resembles a mouth (as of a cave or a gorge)
    Example Sentence
    • he rode into the mouth of the canyon
    • they built a fire at the mouth of the cave
    Definition
    (noun) the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water
    Example Sentence
    • New York is at the mouth of the Hudson
    Definition
    (noun) a person conceived as a consumer of food
    Example Sentence
    • he has four mouths to feed
    Definition
    (noun) a spokesperson (as a lawyer)
    Synonyms : mouthpiece
    Definition
    (noun) an impudent or insolent rejoinder
    Synonyms : back talk , backtalk , lip , sass , sassing
    Example Sentence
    • don't give me any of your sass
    Definition
    (noun) the opening of a jar or bottle
    Example Sentence
    • the jar had a wide mouth
    Definition
    (verb) express in speech
    Synonyms : speak , talk , utter , verbalise , verbalize
    Example Sentence
    • She talks a lot of nonsense
    • This depressed patient does not verbalize
    Definition
    (verb) articulate silently; form words with the lips only
    Example Sentence
    • She mouthed a swear word
    Definition
    (verb) touch with the mouth
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