Mousy Mouth-watering

Mouth

Meanings and phrases

mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge; oral cavity; oral fissure; rima oris
  2. the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening
  3. an opening that resembles a mouth (as of a cave or a gorge)
  4. the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water
  5. a person conceived as a consumer of food
  6. the opening of a jar or bottle
  7. a spokesperson (as a lawyer); mouthpiece
  8. an impudent or insolent rejoinder; sass; sassing; backtalk; back talk; lip

mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. express in speech; talk; speak; utter; verbalize; verbalise
  2. articulate silently; form words with the lips only
  3. touch with the mouth

by word of mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. orally; viva voce
  2. by spoken rather than written means; orally

down in the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. filled with melancholy and despondency; gloomy; grim; blue; depressed; dispirited; down; downcast; downhearted; low; low-spirited

dragon 's mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bog orchid with usually a solitary fragrant magenta pink blossom with a wide gaping corolla; Canada; bog rose; wild pink; Arethusa bulbosa

dry mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. abnormal dryness of the mouth resulting from decreased secretion of saliva; xerostomia
E.g.
  • Other side effects can include irritation, dry mouth, nausea, and dizziness.
  • The main two side effects that occur from taking amitriptyline are drowsiness and a dry mouth.
  • Alcohol-containing mouthwashes may make dry mouth and halitosis worse since it dries out the mouth.

foam at the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be in a state of uncontrolled anger; froth at the mouth

froth at the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be in a state of uncontrolled anger; foam at the mouth

green adder 's mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American orchid having a solitary leaf and flowers with threadlike petals; Malaxis-unifolia; Malaxis ophioglossoides

hand to mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. with barely enough money for immediate needs

keep one 's mouth shut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. refrain from divulging sensitive information; keep quiet about confidential information; keep quiet; shut one's mouth

mouth bow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small lyre-shaped musical instrument that is placed between the teeth and played by twanging a wire tongue while changing the shape of the mouth cavity; jew's harp; jews' harp

mouth harp

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small rectangular free-reed instrument having a row of free reeds set back in air holes and played by blowing into the desired hole; harmonica; mouth organ; harp

mouth hole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hole (as in a ski mask) for the mouth

mouth off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner; rant; jabber; spout; rabbit on; rave

mouth organ

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small rectangular free-reed instrument having a row of free reeds set back in air holes and played by blowing into the desired hole; harmonica; harp; mouth harp

roof of the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities; palate

shoot one 's mouth off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. speak spontaneously and without restraint; lip off

shut one 's mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. refrain from divulging sensitive information; keep quiet about confidential information; keep quiet; keep one's mouth shut

trench mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an acute communicable infection of the respiratory tract and mouth marked by ulceration of the mucous membrane; Vincent's angina; Vincent's infection

word of mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gossip spread by spoken communication; grapevine; pipeline
E.g.
  • This emotional reaction leads to word of mouth.
  • He would sell locally and regionally through "word of mouth."
  • However, they became bestsellers largely through word of mouth.

near the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The waterfront campus is settled near the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay.
  • It was situated near the mouth of the river Evenus on the bay of Elaea.
  • Gosë administrative limit has Vilë Beach,near the mouth of Shkumbini river.

river mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The river mouth is about northeast of Seward.
  • In one river mouth, many boats were damaged.
  • This puts the river mouth on what is now the site of piazza Municipio.

taken by mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is taken by mouth, or less commonly by injection.
  • The substance is red-brown liquid that is taken by mouth.
  • It is taken by mouth for up to a few weeks.

source to mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Tributary streams are listed from source to mouth.
  • It has a length of 330 km from its source to mouth, 210 km in Zimbabwe and 120 km in Botswana.
  • From source to mouth, the Thomson is joined by 41 named tributaries over its 350 km (210 miles) course.

around the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is especially long around the mouth of the wasp.
  • With this is mind, defences were put in places around the mouth of the Ythan.
  • The Liangzhu culture existed in coastal areas around the mouth of the Yangtze.

near its mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the lacustuary near its mouth, the grade is just .
  • Washington State Route 106 crosses the river near its mouth on Hood Canal.
  • Only some 3 kilometers near its mouth into the Danube can be used for navigation.

through the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The waste materials are egested through the mouth.
  • Indigestible remains of prey are expelled through the mouth.
  • Elephants inhale mostly through the trunk, although some air goes through the mouth.

mouth is located

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its mouth is located in the Southeast to the height of a covered bridge.
  • The mouth is located ventrally and surrounded by about 20 large tentacles.
  • The mouth is located on the ventral side and is bound on both sides by jaws.

above the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A short distance above the mouth, Manahasset Creek enters the bay.
  • 15 km above the mouth of the Weary River meets the right side of the Snake River.
  • A tributary, Little Orange Creek, joins from the north a few miles above the mouth of the creek.

open mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Their emblem was a lion passant, with open mouth and a red tongue.
  • The one with the open mouth is called , the other "komainu", a name that in time came to be used for both animals.
  • On day 2, Jake becomes annoyed at Boyle's habit of chewing with the open mouth and Boyle is annoyed with Jake's eating habits.

mouth shut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The pain from her injury forced her to keep her mouth shut, which impeded her breathing.
  • Eventually she is cursed several times by him, zipping her mouth shut and taking away her fangs.
  • He should then warn the horse that he will bind its mouth shut and plug it up (prevent it from defecating) if the animal eats too much.

off the mouth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Towns chartered a small vessel the "Jacmel Packet" and on 12 June 1865 it arrived off the mouth of the Albert River.
  • On 16 April 1917, "Smeul" was sunk by a minefield laid by the Ottoman cruiser "Midilli" off the mouth of the Danube.
  • On 24 June 1949 she struck a submerged object, ran aground and was wrecked off the mouth of the River Deben in Suffolk.
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