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Engelsk navneord: mouth

1. mouth (i anatomi) the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe stuffed his mouth with candy.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris

Mindre specifikke termerrima

Mere specifikke termercakehole, gob, hole, maw, trap, yap

Omfatter disse specifikke termerbuccal cavity, clapper, dentition, gingiva, glossa, gum, lingua, palate, roof of the mouth, salivary gland, teeth, tongue

Omfatter disse overordnede termermouth

2. mouth (i anatomi) the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe wiped lipstick from her mouth.

Mindre specifikke termeropening, orifice, porta

Mere specifikke termerbeak, beak, bill, cytostome, neb, nib, pecker

Omfatter disse specifikke termerarteria lingualis, lingual artery, lingual vein, lip, mouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris, vena lingualis

Omfatter disse overordnede termerface, human face

3. mouth (om ting) an opening that resembles a mouth (as of a cave or a gorge)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe rode into the mouth of the canyon.
They built a fire at the mouth of the cave.

Mindre specifikke termergap, opening

4. mouth (om ting) the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNew York is at the mouth of the Hudson.

Mindre specifikke termerformation, geological formation

5. mouth (om person) a person conceived as a consumer of food

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe has four mouths to feed.

Mindre specifikke termereater, feeder

6. mouth (om person) a spokesperson (as a lawyer)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mouthpiece

Mindre specifikke termerinterpreter, representative, spokesperson, voice

Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism

7. mouth (om kommunikation) an impudent or insolent rejoinder

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDon't give me any of your sass.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)back talk, backtalk, lip, sass, sassing

Mindre specifikke termercomeback, counter, rejoinder, replication, retort, return, riposte

8. mouth (om genstand) the opening of a jar or bottle

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe jar had a wide mouth.

Mindre specifikke termeropening

Omfatter disse overordnede termerbottle, jar

Engelsk udsagnsord: mouth

1. mouth (om kommunikation) express in speech

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe talks a lot of nonsense.
This depressed patient does not verbalize.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termercommunicate, intercommunicate

Mere specifikke termerbabble, bark, bay, begin, blab, blabber, blubber, blubber out, blunder, blunder out, blurt, blurt out, bumble, cackle, chant, chatter, chatter, clack, deliver, drone, drone on, ejaculate, enthuse, falter, gabble, generalise, generalize, gibber, gulp, hiss, inflect, intone, jabber, jaw, lip off, maunder, maunder, modulate, mouth off, mumble, murmur, mussitate, mutter, open up, palaver, peep, phonate, piffle, prate, prattle, present, rabbit on, rant, rasp, rattle on, rave, read, shoot one's mouth off, shout, sibilate, sing, siss, sizz, slur, snap, snarl, snivel, speak in tongues, speak up, spout, stammer, stutter, swallow, talk about, talk of, tattle, tittle-tattle, tone, tone, troll, twaddle, verbalise, verbalize, vocalise, vocalize, whiff, whine, whisper, yack, yack away, yap away

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningverbalise, verbalize

2. mouth (om kommunikation) articulate silently; form words with the lips only

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe mouthed a swear word.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termeraffect, dissemble, feign, pretend, sham

Mere specifikke termerlip-sync, lip-synch

3. mouth (om relation) touch with the mouth

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termertouch

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