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loudmouth Syllabification: loud·mouth
Pronunciation: /ˈloudˌmouTH/

Definition of loudmouth in English:


A person who tends to talk too much in an offensive or tactless way.
Example sentences
  • Besides, you're always going to get loudmouths.
  • The most quiet and reserved people may become deranged loudmouths when they sit behind the keyboard, staying up until dawn and conducting angry debates on discussion boards with total strangers.
  • It would be much more productive to ignore the loudmouths and engage the moderate majority which actually is open to honest debate.


Pronunciation: /ˈloudˌmouT͟Hd/
(also loud-mouthed) adjective
Example sentences
  • Minutes after takeoff in the close confines of an airline cabin, a loud-mouthed passenger demands a beer and shoves an attendant.
  • While men were more likely to become uninhibited and loud-mouthed, women more frequently said the alcohol acted as a sedative.
  • For example, why is it that one is loud-mouthed when speaking out against social injustice but not when advocating tax cuts?

Words that rhyme with loudmouth

bad-mouth • bigmouth
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