There are 2 translations of mouth in Spanish:

mouth1

Pronunciation: /maʊθ/

n (pl mouths /maʊðz/)

  • 1 1.1 c (of person, animal) boca (f) she kissed him on the mouth le dio un beso en la boca her mouth fell open in amazement se quedó boquiabierta or con la boca abierta (del asombro) to open one's mouth abrir* la boca he didn't open his mouth all evening no abrió la boca or [familiar/colloquial] no dijo ni pío en toda la noche open your mouth wide abra bien la boca shut your mouth! [colloquial/familiar] ¡cállate la boca! [familiar/colloquial], ¡cierra el pico! [familiar/colloquial] you just keep your mouth shut about this no digas ni media palabra de esto a nadie watch your mouth! (be careful) ¡ojo con lo que dices! (response to obscenity) ¡qué boca!, ¡no digas palabrotas! (response to insult) ¡cuidado con lo que dices! another (hungry) mouth to feed otra boca más que alimentar down in the mouth alicaído, bajo de moral to be all mouth [slang/argot] ser* un fanfarrón or (Esp tb) un fantasma [familiar/colloquial] to have a big mouth hablar demasiado, ser* un bocazas or (Andes, Méx) un bocón or (RPl) (un) estómago resfriado [familiar/colloquial] me and my big mouth! ¡quién me mandaría abrir la boca! to make sb's mouth water it made my mouth water se me hizo agua la boca or (Esp) se me hizo la boca agua to shoot off at the mouth (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] decir* disparates, disparatar to shoot one's mouth off [colloquial/familiar] (boast) fanfarronear [familiar/colloquial], darse* pisto (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] (reveal information) irse* de la lengua [familiar/colloquial], hablar más de la cuenta [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 u (insolence) [colloquial/familiar] impertinencia (f) that's enough mouth from you! ¡no seas impertinente!

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of mouth in Spanish:

mouth2

Pronunciation: /maʊð/

vt

  • 1.1 (silently) it's him, she mouthed —es él —me/le dijo articulando para que le leyera los labios 1.2 (say) [pejorative/peyorativo] decir* to mouth platitudes decir* lugares comunes mouthing their prayers without understanding recitando sus oraciones sin entender

vi

  • mover* los labios

Phrasal verbs

mouth off

v + adv (+ prep + o)
[colloquial/familiar] (brag) fanfarronear [familiar/colloquial], fardar (Esp) [familiar/colloquial]; (complain) protestar to mouth off about sth (brag) jactarse de algo (complain) protestar por algo to mouth off at sb poner* verde a algn [familiar/colloquial], insolentarse con algn

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.