someone's lips are sealed

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of someone's lips are sealed

informal
used to say that someone will not tell secret information to anyone
  • Your secret is safe with me: my lips are sealed.

Word by Word Definitions

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

lip play lips
  1. : 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

  2. : back talk

  3. : a fleshy edge or margin (as of a wound)

  1. : insincere

  2. : produced with the participation of the lips : labial

  1. : to touch with the lips

  2. : utter

  3. : to lap against : lick

  1. : fat : fatty tissue : fatty

seal play sealed
  1. : any of numerous carnivorous marine mammals (families Phocidae and Otariidae) that live chiefly in cold regions and have limbs modified into webbed flippers adapted primarily to swimming

  2. : the pelt of a fur seal

  3. : leather made from the skin of a seal

  1. : to hunt seals

  1. : something that confirms, ratifies, or makes secure : guarantee, assurance

  2. : a device with a cut or raised emblem, symbol, or word used especially to certify a signature or authenticate a document

  3. : a medallion or ring face bearing such a device incised so that it can be impressed on wax or moist clay

  1. : to confirm or make secure by or as if by a seal

  2. : to solemnize (something, such as a marriage) for eternity by a Mormon rite

  3. : to set or affix an authenticating seal to


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