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potty mouth

noun

Definition of potty mouth

US informal

  1. :  a person who uses a lot of offensive language



Word by Word Definitions

pottyplay
  1. :  trivial, insignificant

    :  slightly crazy

    :  snobbish

  1. :  a small child's pot for urination or defecation

    :  potty-chair

    :  toilet, bathroom

mouthplay
  1. :  the natural opening through which food passes into the body of an animal and which in vertebrates is typically bounded externally by the lips and internally by the pharynx and encloses the tongue, gums, and teeth

    :  grimace

    :  an individual requiring food

  1. :  speak, pronounce

    :  to utter bombastically :  declaim

    :  to repeat without comprehension or sincerity


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