flannelmouth
Redmouth Red"mouth` (-mouth`), n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of marine food fishes of the genus {Diabasis}, or {H[ae]mulon}, of the Southern United States, having the inside of the mouth bright red. Called also {flannelmouth}, and {grunt}. [1913 Webster]

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  • flannelmouth — /flan l mowth /, n., pl. flannelmouths / mowdhz /. 1. a person whose speech is thick, slow, or halting. 2. a person whose speech is smoothly deceptive. [1880 85, Amer.; FLANNEL + MOUTH] * * * …   Universalium

  • flannelmouth — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a flannelmouthed person …   Useful english dictionary

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  • grunt — Redmouth Red mouth ( mouth ), n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of marine food fishes of the genus {Diabasis}, or {H[ae]mulon}, of the Southern United States, having the inside of the mouth bright red. Called also {flannelmouth}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Redmouth — Red mouth ( mouth ), n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of marine food fishes of the genus {Diabasis}, or {H[ae]mulon}, of the Southern United States, having the inside of the mouth bright red. Called also {flannelmouth}, and {grunt}. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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