Meaning of “shoot your mouth off” in the English Dictionary

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"shoot your mouth off" in British English

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shoot your mouth off

informal

to talk too much in a loud and uncontrolled way:

It's just like Richard to go shooting his mouth off about other people's business.

(Definition of “shoot your mouth off” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"shoot your mouth off" in American English

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shoot your mouth off

infml to talk too much about things other people should not know:

Don't go shooting your mouth off about how much money you earn.

(Definition of “shoot your mouth off” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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