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English definition of “mouth”


verb [T]     /maʊð/
to form words with the lips without making any sound : It looks to me as if the singers are only mouthing the words . [+ speech] "Can we go?" mouthed Mary .Saying and utteringSaying again to say something in a way that is not sincere : I don't want to stand here listening to you mouthing (= saying in a way that is not sincere ) excuses . → See also bad-mouth
(Definition of mouth verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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