Definitions of mouth

  1. To speak with a full, swelling, affected voice; to vociferate; to rant; to make mouths.
  2. To speak unnaturally; rant; grimace.
  3. To take into the mouth; to seize or grind with the mouth or teeth; to chew; to devour.
  4. To utter with a voice affectedly big or swelling; to speak in a strained or unnaturally sonorous manner.
  5. To form or cleanse with the mouth; to lick, as a bear her cub.
  6. To make mouths at.
  7. To utter with a swelling or pompous voice; to seize in the mouth; as, a dog mouths a bone.
  8. To speak with a full, round, or loud, affected voice; to vociferate; to rant.
  9. To put mouth to mouth; to kiss.
  10. To make grimaces, esp. in ridicule or contempt.
  11. To make faces.
  12. express in speech; " She talks a lot of nonsense"; " This depressed patient does not verbalize"
  13. To utter with a voice affectedly big or swelling: to seize with the mouth; to chew; to devour; to reproach; to insult.
  14. The opening in the head of an animal by which food is received, and containing the organs of mastication and of voice; the instr. of speech; any opening or channel by which a thing is received or discharged; an entrance; the part of a river or creek where its waters join those of a sea or other large body of water.
  15. an impudent or insolent rejoinder; " don't give me any of your sass"
  16. the opening of a jar or bottle; " the jar had a wide mouth"
  17. the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening; " she wiped lipstick from her mouth"
  18. the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge; " he stuffed his mouth with candy"
  19. the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water; " New York is at the mouth of the Hudson"
  20. an opening that resembles a mouth ( as of a cave or a gorge); " he rode into the mouth of the canyon"; " they built a fire at the mouth of the cave"
  21. a person conceived as a consumer of food; " he has four mouths to feed"
  22. ( informal) a spokesperson ( as a lawyer)
  23. articulate silently; form words with the lips only; " She mouthed a swear word"
  24. The opening through which an animal receives food; the aperture between the jaws or between the lips; also, the cavity, containing the tongue and teeth, between the lips and the pharynx; the buccal cavity.
  25. An opening affording entrance or exit; orifice; aperture;
  26. The opening of a vessel by which it is filled or emptied, charged or discharged; as, the mouth of a jar or pitcher; the mouth of the lacteal vessels, etc.
  27. The opening or entrance of any cavity, as a cave, pit, well, or den.
  28. The opening through which the waters of a river or any stream are discharged.
  29. The entrance into a harbor.
  30. The crosspiece of a bridle bit, which enters the mouth of an animal.
  31. A principal speaker; one who utters the common opinion; a mouthpiece.
  32. Cry; voice.
  33. Speech; language; testimony.
  34. A wry face; a grimace; a mow.
  35. The opening in the head of an animal through which it receives food and utters sounds; an opening through which to go in or out; as, the mouth of a cave; an opening for putting anything in or out; as, the mouth of a bottle; instrument of speaking; grimace.
  36. Mouther.
  37. The opening in the head of an animal by which it eats and utters sound: opening or entrance, as of a bottle, river, etc.: the instrument of speaking: a speaker:- pl. MOUTHS.
  38. Opening into which an anima receives its food; opening or entrance.
  39. To utter overloud or pompously.
  40. The orifice at which food is taken; any opening or orifice.
  41. The aperture in the head of an animal, by which it utters sound and receives food; the opening of a vessel or of a river; the opening or entrance of a cave, pit, well, or den; instrument of speaking; principal speaker; voice. To make mouths, to distort the mouth; to pout. To stop the mouth, to put to silence. Down in the mouth, dejected.