pass someone's lips
Definition of pass someone's lips
1 of words : to be spoken by someone The word “quit” has never passed her lips.
2 of food or drink : to be eaten or drunk by someone He refused to let alcohol pass his lips.
Word by Word Definitions
: move, proceed, go
: to go away : depart
: a means (such as an opening, road, or channel) by which a barrier may be passed or access to a place may be gained
: a low place in a mountain range
: a position to be held usually against odds
: the act or an instance of passing : passage
: a usually distressing or bad state of affairs
: some person : somebody
: either of two fleshy folds that surround the mouth in humans and many other vertebrates and are organs of human speech essential to certain articulations
: the red or pinkish margin of the human lip
: back talk
: produced with the participation of the lips : labial
: to touch with the lips
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