shut one's mouth
Definition of shut one's mouth
—used to tell someone in a rude way to stop talking She angrily told him to shut his mouth.
Word by Word Definitions
: to move into position to close an opening
: to prevent entrance to or passage to or from
: to confine by or as if by enclosure
: closed, fastened, or folded together
: rid, clear, free
: the act of shutting
: speak, pronounce
: to utter bombastically : declaim
: to repeat without comprehension or sincerity
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