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mushmouth

[muhsh-mouth, moo sh-] /ˈmʌʃˌmaʊθ, ˈmʊʃ-/
noun, plural mushmouths
[muhsh-mouths, -mouth z, moo sh-] /ˈmʌʃˌmaʊθs, -ˌmaʊðz, ˈmʊʃ-/ (Show IPA).
Slang.
1.
a person who speaks indistinctly.
Also, mush-mouth.
Origin
mush1 + mouth
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Contemporary definitions for mushmouth
noun, adjective

a person who has trouble articulating and is difficult to understand

Examples

Small children in need of braces tend to be mushmouthed.

Usage Note

slang; mushmouthed adj

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Slang definitions & phrases for mushmouth

mushmouth

noun

A person who talks indistinctly and slurringly: Say it again so I can hear it, mushmouth (1950s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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