Black-mouthed

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Black-mouthed Using foul or scurrilous language; slanderous.
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Usage

In literature:

He has a cleanshaven face of rare mobility, a mouth of remarkable decision and sweetness, and eyes of black fire.
"The Romance Of Giovanni Calvotti" by David Christie Murray
Less than a mile from the peak on which we sat, we could descry, in the precipice which surrounds the great corrie, the black mouth of a cave.
"Impressions of South Africa" by James Bryce
He was a black-haired man, with a hideous mouth, and his face was red with wine.
"Adam Johnstone's Son" by F. Marion Crawford
This monster was the son of Vulcan, and spouted his black fires from his mouth as he moved in giant bulk.
"The Aeneid of Virgil" by Virgil
Alan was lying inert beside me, roped and with a black gag around his face and in his mouth.
"Beyond the Vanishing Point" by Raymond King Cummings
The mouth of the cave opened black and dismal before him.
"Red Cap Tales" by Samuel Rutherford Crockett
One afternoon we arranged an excursion to the ruined castle of Anadoli Kavak, on the Asian shore, near the mouth of the Black Sea.
"Paul Patoff" by F. Marion Crawford
He wore a small black mask that did not hide his smiling mouth.
"Phyllis" by Dorothy Whitehill
Colored wax, pink for the inside and black for the lips, applied hot with a little brush in several coats finish the open mouth.
"Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit" by Albert B. Farnham
The next day, when just off the mouth of the Sherbro, two black objects were descried from the mast-head.
"Tales of the Sea" by W.H.G. Kingston
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In poetry:

His mouth is stopped with earth,
The deep, black earth of Springfield.
He will not sing any more.
It is fine earth for the mute.
"Do You Remember Springfield?" by Stephen Vincent Benet
PUT your head, darling, darling, darling,
Your darling black head my heart above;
O mouth of honey, with thyme for fragrance,
Who, with heart in breast, could deny you love?
"Cean Dubh Deelish" by Samuel Ferguson
Then put your head, darling, darling, darling,
Your darling black head my heart above;
O mouth of honey, with thyme for fragrance,
Who, with heart in breast, could deny you love?
"Cean Dubh Deelish" by Samuel Ferguson
It was the middle of the night:
The wind, it shifted west-by-south,--
It piled high up the harbor mouth;
The marshes, black with summer drouth,
Were all abroad with sea-foam white.
"Grandmother Tenterden" by Francis Bret Harte
Hulks of black turbines all mangled and roaring,
Battering egress through ramparted walls…
Mouthing of engines, made rabid with power,
Into the holocaust snorting and plunging…
"The Song Of Iron" by Lola Ridge
I saw a famous man eating soup.
I say he was lifting a fat broth
Into his mouth with a spoon.
His name was in the newspapers that day
Spelled out in tall black headlines
And thousands of people were talking about him.
"Soup" by Carl Sandburg

In news:

If you're up on your Irish history, you know that singing the praises of Black and Tan s in an Irish pub might land you some icy stares, if not a mouthful of bloody teeth.
If you're up on your Irish history, you know that singing the praises of Black and Tans in an Irish pub might land you some icy stares, if not a mouthful of bloody teeth.
If you're not already familiar with the sounds of Black Pus, you may recognize Chippendale 's many-armed drumming style and masked mic-in-mouth vox from his duos Mindflayer and Lightning Bolt.
Scenthound Group: Black Mouth Cur .
The origin of the Black Mouth Cur is uncertain.
Kandy leaves bitter taste in Black Caps' mouths.
Jon Louis Mann, an 11-time council candidate with zero wins in his column, decided to stand in front of the dais with black tape over his mouth and a large sign set with tiny font declaring who he was and why he was not invited to attend.
KABUL, Afghanistan, Dec 17 — Malalai Joya pushed her black head scarf forward to cover her hair fully, then opened her mouth.
Paul Mooney is a popular black comedian with a foul mouth who's used a nasty racial epithet as part of his shtick for decades.
As it scuttles its large, dark scorpion-like body backwards in retreat, it opens its muscular black pronged mouth, creating a scene right out of science fiction.
Leave it to Jimmy Kimmel and his crew to make America's favorite comic strip characters into greedy, dirty-mouthed misanthropes, just like the rest of us Black Friday shoppers.
Conner Caldwell, Black River, caught this 4.91 pound large mouth bass at the NNYB Federated Trail tournament at Black Lake, Aug 19th.
Use a toothpick to apply black paint to the skeletons face—I dab one end of the toothpick in black paint and dot on the eyes, then dab it again to make the mouth.
Black-and-white photos from the '50s and '60s show a tall, slender woman with dark hair and a Sophia Loren mouth that smiled with promise.
Black moth super rainbow jump into my mouth and breathe the stardust dandelion gum.
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In science:

As long as one proceed nearer to the black hole the curvature begins to rise and finally enters into the mouth region (the entry region to the throat).
Information Loss Paradox Tested on Chiral Fermion Coupled to a Background Dilatonic Field
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