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Meaning of “shut your mouth/face” in the English Dictionary

"shut your mouth/face" in British English

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shut your mouth/face

(UK also shut your gob) slang a ​rude and ​angry way of ​telling someone to ​stoptalking: He told me to shut my ​mouth or there'd be ​trouble. "You're a ​lazyslob!" "You shut ​yourmouth!" (= Don't ​talk to me like that!)
(Definition of shut your mouth/face from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shut your mouth/face”
in Chinese (Simplified) 闭嘴,住嘴(粗鲁且愤怒的说法)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 閉嘴,住嘴(粗魯且憤怒的說法)…
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