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"take the words out of sb's mouth" in British English

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take the words out of sb's mouth

to say something that another ​person was just about to say or was ​thinking: "What a ​rude and ​obnoxious man!" "You took the words right out of my ​mouth!"
(Definition of take the words out of sb's mouth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take the words out of sb's mouth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 说出(某人)要说(或正在思考)的话…
in Chinese (Traditional) 說出(某人)要說(或正在思考)的話…
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