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mouth-to-mouth US English

Denoting a method of artificial respiration in which a person breathes into an unconscious patient’s lungs through the mouth

mouth US English

The opening in the lower part of the human face, surrounded by the lips, through which food is taken in and from which speech and other sounds are emitted

mouth US Thesaurus

open your mouth

bad-mouth US English

Criticize (someone or something); speak disloyally of

hand to mouth US English

Satisfying only one’s immediate needs because of lack of money for future plans and investments

poor mouth US English

A person who claims to be poor in order to benefit from others

smart mouth US English

An ability or tendency to make impertinent retorts; impudence

a mouth to feed US English

A person, typically a child, who has to be looked after and fed

hand to mouth in hand US English

Satisfying only one’s immediate needs because of lack of money for future plans and investments

mouth off in mouth US English

Talk in an unpleasantly loud and boastful or opinionated way

ashes in one's mouth US English

(Become) something that is bitterly disappointing or worthless

a mouth to feed in mouth US English

A person, typically a child, who has to be looked after and fed

be all mouth in mouth US English

Tend to talk boastfully without any intention of acting on one’s words

watch one's mouth in mouth US English

Be careful about what one says

stop someone's mouth in stop US English

Induce someone to keep silent about something

word of mouth in word US English

Spoken language; informal or unofficial discourse

shut your face ! in shut US English

Used as a rude or angry way of telling someone to be quiet

down in the mouth in down1 US English

(Of a person or their expression) unhappy; dejected

froth at the mouth in froth US English

Emit a large amount of saliva from the mouth in a bodily seizure

melt in the mouth in melt US English

(Of food) be deliciously light or tender and need little or no chewing

keep one's mouth shut in mouth US English

Not say anything, especially not reveal a secret

shoot one's mouth off in shoot US English

Talk boastfully or indiscreetly

from hand to mouth in hand US English

Satisfying only one’s immediate needs because of lack of money for future plans and investments

from the horse's mouth in horse US English

(Of information) from the person directly concerned or another authoritative source

run off at the mouth in run US English

Talk excessively or indiscreetly

ashes in one's mouth in ash1 US English

(Become) something that is bitterly disappointing or worthless

put words into someone's mouth in word US English

Falsely or inaccurately report what someone has said

put one's foot in it in foot US English

Say or do something tactless or embarrassing; commit a blunder or indiscretion

have one's heart in one's mouth in heart US English

Be greatly alarmed or apprehensive

a bad taste in someone's mouth in taste US English

A feeling of distress or disgust following an experience

put one's money where one's mouth is in money US English

Take action to support one’s statements or opinions

take the words out of someone's mouth in word US English

Say what someone else was about to say

look a gift horse in the mouth in gift US English

Find fault with something that has been received as a gift or favor

be born with a silver spoon in one's mouth in silver US English

Be born into a wealthy family of high social standing

laugh out of the other side of one's mouth in laugh US English

Be discomfited after feeling satisfaction or confidence about something

look as if butter wouldn't melt in one's mouth in butter US English

Appear gentle or innocent while typically being the opposite


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