Examples of mouthful in a Sentence
It was a delicious meal. We enjoyed every mouthful.
His last name is a real mouthful.
Recent Examples of mouthful from the Web
Not all that long ago, a little first-grade girl came to school with a mouthful of cavities.
The lions were coaxed with mouthfuls of meat into metal crates Sunday before being loaded into a cargo truck taking them to Jordan’s international airport.
Thought about how the first mouthful of too much bourbon tastes like watery molasses, sweet and meaningless.
Footage emerged on Saturday which showed Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher aiming a mouthful of spit from the window of his car into another car driving alongside him - retaliating to taunts from the motorist.
Just saying that sentence — ‘working in the defensive line room at the University of Miami’ — is such a mouthful because of the greatness that has come from that room.
In addition to its mouthful of a name, Energizer's Power Max P16K Pr is rumored to have a comically large 16,000 mAh battery.
Santa Fe Brewing’s Imperial Java Stout is an 8 percent ABV mouthful of stout and mocha flavors.
With all those adverbs, expressing the mess can also be a mouthful.
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First Known Use of mouthful
bit, chew, crumb, dab, dribble, driblet, fleck, hint, mote, nubbin, particle, pinch, scrap, scruple, shred, smidgen (also smidgeon), snip, snippet, speck, spot, sprinkling, suspicion, tittle, touch, trace;
MOUTHFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mouthful for English Language Learners
: as much as a mouth will hold
: a word, name, or phrase that is very long or difficult to say
: something said that has a lot of meaning or importance
MOUTHFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of mouthful for Students
- a mouthful of water
- Dr. Ziemer was chewing a mouthful of his sandwich …
- —Oliver Butterworth, The Enormous Egg
- Take another mouthful.
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