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flannelmouth

[flan-l-mouth] /ˈflæn lˌmaʊθ/
noun, plural flannelmouths
[flan-l-mouth z] /ˈflæn lˌmaʊðz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a person whose speech is thick, slow, or halting.
2.
a person whose speech is smoothly deceptive.
Origin of flannelmouth
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism; flannel + mouth
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  • Recruitment has occurred in the flannelmouth population and not with the razorbacks.

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