watch one's tongue

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Definition of watch one's tongue

: to not say rude or offensive things Watch your tongue, young man!

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“Watch one's tongue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/watch%20one%27s%20tongue. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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