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mouth

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mouth

  1. 1 the opening through which food passes into the body of an animal the baby chicks opened their mouths very wide and chirped piteously when their mother came back with worms Synonyms of mouth chops, gob [chiefly British], kisser [slang], mug, piehole [slang], trap [slang], yap [slang] Words Related to mouth countenance, face, puss [slang], visage; muzzle; jaws, mandible, maxilla; gullet, maw

  2. 2 a twisting of the facial features in disgust or disapproval the boy usually makes a mouth when he gets an injection Synonyms of mouth face, frown, lower (also lour), moue, grimace, mow, mug, pout, scowl, snootWords Related to mouth flinch, squinch, wince; growl, snarl; rictus, simper, smirk; scoff, sneer; glare, glower, look, stareNear Antonyms of mouth grin, laugh, smile

  3. 3 disrespectful or argumentative talk given in response to a command or request I won't tolerate you giving your mother mouth about everything Synonyms of mouth backchat, cheek, impertinence, impudence, insolence, back talk, sass, sauceWords Related to mouth comeback, rejoinder, retort, riposte, wisecrack; cuteness, discourtesy, disrespect, guff, impoliteness, nonsense, rudeness, tactlessness; audaciousness, audacity, boldness, brazenness; coarseness, crassness, crudity, vulgarity; abruptness, bluffness, bluntness, brusqueness, crossness, curtness, gruffness, surlinessNear Antonyms of mouth civility, cordiality, courtesy, diplomacy, politeness, tactfulness; consideration, gallantry, gentility, graciousness, smoothness, suaveness, suavity; deference, respect; affability

  4. 4 a person who speaks for another or for a group the press secretary is the official mouth of the administration Synonyms of mouth spokesperson, mouthpiece, point man, point person, prophet, speaker, spokesmanWords Related to mouth spokesmodel, spokeswoman; front, promoter, shill; communicator, sayer, talker; agent, ambassador, delegate, emissary, envoy, representative


mouth

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mouth

  1. 1 to distort one's face when her mother told her to mind, the little girl mouthed insolently and rolled her eyes Synonyms of mouth grimace, mugWords Related to mouth pout; contort, deform, twist, warp; frown, glare, gloom, glower, lower (also lour), scowl; gape, gaze, ogle, stare; growl, snarl, sneer; simper, smirkNear Antonyms of mouth beam, grin, smile

  2. 2 to speak softly and unclearly the prompter mouthed the forgotten words under his breath Synonyms of mouth chunter [British], grunt, mumble, murmur, mutterWords Related to mouth babble, blab, chatter, drivel, gabble, gibber, jabber, maunder, prattle, ramble; breathe, gasp, pant, whisper; buzzNear Antonyms of mouth articulate, enunciateAntonyms of mouth speak out, speak up



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