full-mouthed

full-mouthed
full′-mouthed′
adj.
1) (of cattle, sheep, etc.) having a complete set of teeth
2) noisy; loud
Etymology: 1570–80

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • full-mouth — /ˈfʊl maʊθ/ (say fool mowth) adjective 1. (of cattle, sheep, etc.) having all their permanent incisor teeth. –noun 2. such an animal. Also, full mouthed …  

  • flannel-mouthed — [flan′əl mouthd΄, flan′əlmoutht΄] adj. 1. speaking thickly, as if one s mouth were full of flannel 2. garrulous, esp. in an insincere or deceptive way * * * …   Universalium

  • flannel-mouthed — [flan′əl mouthd΄, flan′əlmoutht΄] adj. 1. speaking thickly, as if one s mouth were full of flannel 2. garrulous, esp. in an insincere or deceptive way …   English World dictionary

  • fullmouthed — full·mouthed fu̇l mau̇thd, fəl , mau̇tht adj having a full complement of teeth used esp. of sheep and cattle <fullmouthed ewes> …   Medical dictionary

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