At one point he turned to his lawyer at the defense table and mouthed the words “This is crazy ...”
When the couple were finally face to face, William mouthed, "You look beautiful," and a billion hearts melted around the globe.
In response, amid the clamor, Chelsea mouthed, “I love you.”
The audience of hipster Hollywood, hoodies at full mast, mouthed the words along.
“Kerry,” mouthed the photographer, as a line of security guards formed a pathway under the smaller entryway.
They found some difficulty in gaining an opening, for he jabbered and mouthed and laughed and yelled incessantly.
Red Wull pounced upon it; but M'Adam leapt at him as he mouthed it.
While Gramps mouthed the thermometer, Dr. Beardsley applied a stethoscope to his chest, then to his back.
Then he ceased masticating and mouthed anxiously, "You've told the general this?"
Standing before him in the kitchen doorway, they mouthed it, curly-headed, croaking synchronous challenge.
Old English muþ "mouth, opening, door, gate," from Proto-Germanic *munthaz (cf. Old Saxon, Old Frisian muth, Old Norse munnr, Danish mund, Middle Dutch mont, Dutch mond, Old High German mund, German Mund, Gothic munþs "mouth"), with characteristic loss of nasal consonant in Old English (cf. tooth, goose, etc.), from PIE *mnto-s (cf. Latin mentum "chin"). In the sense of "outfall of a river" it is attested from late Old English; as the opening of anything with capacity (a bottle, cave, etc.) it is recorded from c.1200. Mouth-organ attested from 1660s.
c.1300, "to speak," from mouth (n.). Related: Mouthed; mouthing. Old English had muðettan "to blab."
n. pl. mouths (mouðz)
The body opening through which an animal takes in food.
The oral cavity.
The opening to any cavity or canal in an organ or a bodily part.
Impudence; backtalk; sass: I've had about enough of your mouth (1926+)
: They jounced and mouthed each other
bad-mouth, bigmouth, blow off one's mouth, cotton mouth, foot-in-mouth disease, foulmouth, foulmouthed, from the horse's mouth,loudmouth,motor-mouth,mushmouth, poor-mouth, ratchet-mouth, run off at the mouth, shoot off one's mouth, smartmouth, watch one's mouth, zip one's lip