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

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"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 stop talking:

He told me to shut my mouth or there'd be trouble.
"You're a lazy slob!" "You shut your mouth!" (= Don't talk to me like that!)

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