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Mouth vs. Speaker

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Mouthnoun

(anatomy) The opening of a creature through which food is ingested.

‘"Open your mouth and say 'aah'," directed the doctor.’;

Speakernoun

One who speaks.

Mouthnoun

The end of a river out of which water flows into a sea or other large body of water.

‘The mouth of the river is a good place to go birdwatching in spring and autumn.’;

Speakernoun

Loudspeaker.

Mouthnoun

An outlet, aperture or orifice.

‘The mouth of a cave’;

Speakernoun

Speakerphone.

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Mouthnoun

(slang) A loud or overly talkative person.

‘My kid sister is a real mouth; she never shuts up.’;

Speakernoun

(politics) The chair or presiding officer of certain legislative bodies, such as the U.K. House of Commons or the U.S. House of Representatives.

Mouthnoun

(saddlery) The crosspiece of a bridle bit, which enters the mouth of an animal.

Speakernoun

One who makes a speech to an audience.

‘The company hired a motivational speaker to boost morale.’;

Mouthnoun

(obsolete) A principal speaker; one who utters the common opinion; a mouthpiece.

Speakernoun

(US) A book containing passages of text for use in speeches.

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Mouthnoun

(obsolete) Cry; voice.

Speakernoun

The producer of a given utterance (text, etc), whether actually spoken or e.g. written.

Mouthnoun

(obsolete) Speech; language; testimony.

Speakernoun

(music) A key on a woodwind instrument of the clarinet family (cf octave key on other instruments) which induces the instrument to overblow.

Mouthnoun

(obsolete) A wry face; a grimace; a mow.

Speakernoun

One who speaks.

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Mouthverb

(transitive) To speak; to utter.

‘He mouthed his opinions on the subject at the meeting.’;

Speakernoun

A book of selections for declamation.

Mouthverb

(transitive) To make the actions of speech, without producing sound.

‘The prompter mouthed the words to the actor, who had forgotten them.’;

Speakernoun

someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous);

‘the speaker at commencement’; ‘an utterer of useful maxims’;

Mouthverb

(transitive) To utter with a voice that is overly loud or swelling.

Speakernoun

electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance

Mouthverb

(transitive) To pick up or handle with the lips or mouth, but not chew or swallow.

‘The fish mouthed the lure, but didn't bite.’;

Speakernoun

the presiding officer of a deliberative assembly;

‘the leader of the majority party is the Speaker of the House of Representatives’;

Mouthverb

(obsolete) To take into the mouth; to seize or grind with the mouth or teeth; to chew; to devour.

Mouthverb

(obsolete) To form or cleanse with the mouth; to lick, as a bear licks her cub.

Mouthverb

(obsolete) To make mouths at.

Mouthnoun

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.

Mouthnoun

An opening affording entrance or exit; orifice; aperture;

Mouthnoun

The crosspiece of a bridle bit, which enters the mouth of an animal.

Mouthnoun

A principal speaker; one who utters the common opinion; a mouthpiece.

‘Every coffeehouse has some particular statesman belonging to it, who is the mouth of the street where he lives.’;

Mouthnoun

Cry; voice.

Mouthnoun

Speech; language; testimony.

‘That in the mouth of two or three witnesses every word may be established.’;

Mouthnoun

A wry face; a grimace; a mow.

‘Counterfeit sad looks,Make mouths upon me when I turn my back.’; ‘The mouth of them that speak lies shall be stopped.’; ‘Whose mouths must be stopped.’;

Mouthverb

To take into the mouth; to seize or grind with the mouth or teeth; to chew; to devour.

Mouthverb

To utter with a voice affectedly big or swelling; to speak in a strained or unnaturally sonorous manner; as, mouthing platitudes.

‘Mouthing out his hollow oes and aes.’;

Mouthverb

To form or cleanse with the mouth; to lick, as a bear her cub.

Mouthverb

To make mouths at.

Mouthverb

To speak with a full, round, or loud, affected voice; to vociferate; to rant.

‘I'll bellow out for Rome, and for my country,And mouth at Cæsar, till I shake the senate.’;

Mouthverb

To put mouth to mouth; to kiss.

Mouthverb

To make grimaces, esp. in ridicule or contempt.

‘Well I know, when I am gone,How she mouths behind my back.’;

Mouthnoun

the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge;

‘he stuffed his mouth with candy’;

Mouthnoun

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’;

Mouthnoun

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’;

Mouthnoun

the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water;

‘New York is at the mouth of the Hudson’;

Mouthnoun

a person conceived as a consumer of food;

‘he has four mouths to feed’;

Mouthnoun

a spokesperson (as a lawyer)

Mouthnoun

an impudent or insolent rejoinder;

‘don't give me any of your sass’;

Mouthnoun

the opening of a jar or bottle;

‘the jar had a wide mouth’;

Mouthverb

express in speech;

‘She talks a lot of nonsense’; ‘This depressed patient does not verbalize’;

Mouthverb

articulate silently; form words with the lips only;

‘She mouthed a swear word’;

Mouthverb

touch with the mouth

Mouth

In animal anatomy, the mouth, also known as the oral cavity, buccal cavity, or in Latin cavum oris, is the opening through which many animals take in food and issue vocal sounds. It is also the cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the pharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue and teeth.

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