[mouthd, moutht]
having a mouth of a specified kind (often used in combination): a small-mouthed man.
having a way of speaking of a specified kind (often used in combination): a mealy-mouthed speaker; a loud-mouthed brat.

1250–1300; Middle English. See mouth, -ed3

unmouthed, adjective
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O.E. muþ, from P.Gmc. *munthaz (cf. O.Fris. muth, O.N. munnr, M.Du. mont, Ger. Mund, Goth. munþs "mouth"), with characteristic loss of nasal consonant in O.E. (cf. tooth, goose, etc.), from PIE *mnto-s (cf. L. mentum "chin"). In the sense of "outfall of a river" it is attested from early
12c.; as the opening of anything with capacity (a bottle, cave, etc.) it is recorded from c.1200. The verb is c.1300, "to speak," from the noun.
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mouth (mouth)
n. pl. mouths (mouðz)

  1. The body opening through which an animal takes in food.

  2. The oral cavity.

  3. The opening to any cavity or canal in an organ or a bodily part.

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