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[mou-th ee, -thee]
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adjective, mouth·i·er, mouth·i·est.
  1. garrulous, often in a bombastic manner.
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Origin of mouthy

First recorded in 1580–90; mouth + -y1
Related formsmouth·i·ly, adverbmouth·i·ness, noun
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adjective mouthier or mouthiest
  1. bombastic; excessively talkative
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Word Origin and History for mouthy


1580s, from mouth (n.) + -y (2).

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