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Nomo - Mouth

Nomo is a Xitsonga word meaning "Mouth" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of mouth
- Mouth n
- The opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge; "he stuffed his mouth with candy" [syn: {oral cavity}, {oral fissure}, {rima oris}]
- 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"
- 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"
- The point where a stream issues into a larger body of water; "New York is at the mouth of the Hudson"
- A person conceived as a consumer of food; "he has four mouths to feed"
- A spokesperson (as a lawyer) [syn: {mouthpiece}]
- An impudent or insolent rejoinder; "don't give me any of your sass" [syn: {sass}, {sassing}, {backtalk}, {back talk}, {lip}]
- The opening of a jar or bottle; "the jar had a wide mouth" v
- Express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize" [syn: {talk}, {speak}, {utter}, {verbalize}, {verbalise}]
- Articulate silently; form words with the lips only; "She mouthed a swear word"
- Touch with the mouth
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Idioms - Ku tshwa nomo — To have a burnt mouth

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