What does mouth mean?

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  1. (anatomy) The opening of a creature through which food is ingested.
  2. The end of a river out of which water flows into a sea or other large body of water.
  3. An outlet, aperture or orifice.
  4. (slang) A loud or overly talkative person.
  5. (saddlery) The crosspiece of a bridle bit, which enters the mouth of an animal.
  6. (obsolete) A principal speaker; one who utters the common opinion; a mouthpiece.
  7. (obsolete) Cry; voice.
  8. (obsolete) Speech; language; testimony.
  9. (obsolete) A wry face; a grimace; a mow.
  1. (transitive) To speak; to utter.
  2. (transitive) To make the actions of speech, without producing sound.
  3. (transitive) To pick up or handle with the lips or mouth, but not chew or swallow.
  4. (obsolete) To take into the mouth; to seize or grind with the mouth or teeth; to chew; to devour.
  5. (obsolete) To form or cleanse with the mouth; to lick, as a bear licks her cub.
  6. (obsolete) To make mouths at.
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