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
That’s when the treat became a shock: the sea lion lunged upward and, in one fluid motion, grabbed a mouthful of the girl’s dress and yanked her down into the water.
That’s a mouthful of a sentence — and an excellent one.
The sleek Torali Italian—Steak restaurant offers up a mouthful, and not just in name
Clearly, another mouthful for a UC defense that ranks 108th nationally against the run.
When the man’s wife ( Michelle Pfeiffer ) arrives the next day with a mouthful of attitude, Mother begins to bristle, ever so gently.
Bambino's Baby Food is for parents who, by nature or necessity, are attuned to their children's every mouthful — even the cookies are low-sugar, with the touch of sweetness coming from carrots and oranges.
Dustin may have gotten the worst of it, having swallowed a mouthful of Upside Down matter.
Don’t let her age, or the mouthful of braces, fool you.
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First Known Use of mouthful
Synonymsbite, morsel, nibble, nugget, taste, tidbit (also titbit)
Related Wordscollop, medallion, noisette; nosh, snack; appetizer, canapé, hors d'oeuvre; bit, chew, crumb, dab, dribble, driblet, fleck, hint, mote, nubbin, particle, pinch, scrap, scruple, shred, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), snip, snippet, speck, spot, sprinkling, suspicion, tittle, touch, trace; dash, drop; lap, lick; gulp, swallow, swig
MOUTHFUL Defined for English Language Learners
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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