bigmouth

big•mouth
[[t]ˈbɪgˌmaʊθ[/t]] n. pl. -mouths [[t]-ˌmaʊðz, -ˌmaʊθs[/t]]
1) a loud, talkative, and usu. indiscreet or boastful person
2) ich any of several fishes having an unusually large mouth
Etymology: 1885–90, amer.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • bigmouth — ☆ bigmouth [big′mouth΄] n. Slang a person who talks too much, esp. in an opinionated or gossipy way big mouthed [big′mouthd΄, big′moutht΄] adj …   English World dictionary

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  • bigmouth — /big mowth /, n., pl. bigmouths / mowdhz , mowths / for 1; (esp. collectively) bigmouth, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) bigmouths for 2. 1. a loud, talkative person, esp. one who lacks discretion. 2. any of several fishes having …   Universalium

  • bigmouth — someone who talks too loud, loud mouth    Every crowd has a bigmouth some guy who yells at the cops …   English idioms

  • bigmouth —    Used in American slang to a person who announces his own opinions too readily and too loudly, or to a person who cannot keep a secret. Only a Came, by Robert Daley, has a father telling his children a story. ‘He’s not in this story, Daddy,’… …   A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

  • bigmouth — noun one who talks too much or says things which should not be said …   Wiktionary

  • Bigmouth — Bịg|mouth 〈[ maʊθ] n.; Gen.: , Pl.: s [ maʊðz]; Jugendspr.〉 Großmaul, Angeber(in), Klatschbase, Schwätzer(in) [Etym.: engl.] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • bigmouth — big|mouth [ˈbıgmauθ] n informal someone who cannot be trusted to keep secrets …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bigmouth — big|mouth [ bıg,mauθ ] noun count someone who talks a lot and is unable to keep anything secret …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bigmouth — n. chatterer, talkative person, person who talks too much …   English contemporary dictionary

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