Synonyms of mouth


1. mouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, rima oris, rima

usage: the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge; "he stuffed his mouth with candy"

2. mouth, orifice, opening, porta

usage: the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening; "she wiped lipstick from her mouth"

3. mouth, opening, gap

usage: an opening that resembles a mouth (as of a cave or a gorge); "he rode into the mouth of the canyon"; "they built a fire at the mouth of the cave"

4. mouth, geological formation, formation

usage: the point where a stream issues into a larger body of water; "New York is at the mouth of the Hudson"

5. mouth, eater, feeder

usage: a person conceived as a consumer of food; "he has four mouths to feed"

6. mouthpiece, mouth, spokesperson, interpreter, representative, voice

usage: a spokesperson (as a lawyer)

7. sass, sassing, backtalk, back talk, lip, mouth, rejoinder, retort, return, riposte, replication, comeback, counter

usage: an impudent or insolent rejoinder; "don't give me any of your sass"

8. mouth, opening

usage: the opening of a jar or bottle; "the jar had a wide mouth"


1. talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise, communicate, intercommunicate

usage: express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"

2. mouth, feign, sham, pretend, affect, dissemble

usage: articulate silently; form words with the lips only; "She mouthed a swear word"

3. mouth, touch

usage: touch with the mouth

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

Definition and meaning of mouth (Dictionary)