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
And for the coming couple of months, until March and April bring a flush of new life, both plant and animal, the pigs would have to hustle for every mouthful.
The full title of Mr. Xi’s philosophy is a mouthful.
With its deep, super-fresh basil flavor; creamy, whipped texture; and whisper of cashew on the finish, Regal Vegan Basilicotta is a smooth mouthful of herbaceous, slightly nutty lightness.
The movie more or less follows the trajectory laid out by that mouthful of a title, though Mr. Sorkin modestly amends it for dramatic purposes.
The CapitalG VC unit of Google’s parent Alphabet (that’s a mouthful) led the financing round.
And instead of feasting on schools of hapless prey, its jagged teeth helped it forage for mouthfuls of algae—making it the first marine reptile that was a vegetarian.
Add some crusty bread for scooping up luscious mouthfuls and happily dispense with forks.
That’s a mouthful of a sentence — and an excellent one.
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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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