Translation of "mouth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /maʊð/

to form words with the lips without making any sound

It looks to me as if the singers are only mouthing the words . 在我看来,这些歌手好像只是在对口型假唱。
[ + speech ] "Can we go?" mouthed Mary. “我们可以走了吗?”玛丽用口型默示道。
I don't want to stand here listening to you mouthing (= saying in a way that is not sincere) excuses. 我不想站在这儿听你信口胡说找借口。
→ See also badmouth

(Translation of “mouth verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)