blabbermouth

noun
blab·​ber·​mouth | \ ˈbla-bər-ˌmau̇th How to pronounce blabbermouth (audio) \

Definition of blabbermouth

: a person who talks too much especially : tattletale

Examples of blabbermouth in a Sentence

told the blabbermouth to put a lid on it
Recent Examples on the Web George Soros, a demon to many right-wing blabbermouths, must be one of the most misunderstood men on the contemporary scene. Stephen Farber, The Hollywood Reporter, 6 Sep. 2019 PISCES (Feb. 19-Mar. 20): Sharing a secret with a blabbermouth is as bad as spilling the beans yourself. Jeraldine Saunders, The Mercury News, 8 Mar. 2017 So Trump’s blabbermouth will likely chill our relationship with that third party and shut off that and other valuable sources of information. Leonard Pitts Jr, The Mercury News, 17 May 2017 The leaks are coming from the disgruntled staff in the White House and the president himself, who is a blabbermouth. Chicago Tribune, chicagotribune.com, 28 May 2017

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First Known Use of blabbermouth

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Blabbermouth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blabbermouth. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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