Translation of mouthful in Spanish:
- (of food)(of drink)(of air)that's ridiculous, she said between mouthfulshe ate it in a single mouthful it's a bit of a mouthful (to say)—eso es ridículo —dijo entre bocado y bocado(difficult to pronounce)es un trabalenguas(long)to give somebody a mouthfules larguísimo(insult)soltarle una sarta de insultos a alguien(tell off)echarle una bronca a alguien [colloquial]Example sentences
- It's not going to be funny when someone who can't have nut products gets a mouthful of the wrong food and goes into shock.
- Then he took a mouthful of his drink and then put the glass in my face.
- He put the groceries away, drank a mouthful of whiskey, and fell into a dead sleep that would last nearly fifteen hours.
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