shoot one’s mouth off

shoot one’s mouth off
tv. to brag; to tell secrets.
Stop shooting your mouth off. Nobody believes you anymore. CD So you had to go and shoot off your mouth about the bankruptcy proceedings!

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  • shoot\ off\ one's\ mouth — • shoot off one s mouth • shoot off one s face v. phr. slang To give opinions without knowing all the facts; talk as if you know everything. Tom has never been to Florida, but he s always shooting his mouth off about how superior Florida is to… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • shoot off one's mouth — or[shoot off one s face] {v. phr.}, {slang} To give opinions without knowing all the facts; talk as if you know everything. * /Tom has never been to Florida, but he s always shooting his mouth off about how superior Florida is to California./ *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • shoot off one's mouth — or[shoot off one s face] {v. phr.}, {slang} To give opinions without knowing all the facts; talk as if you know everything. * /Tom has never been to Florida, but he s always shooting his mouth off about how superior Florida is to California./ *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • shoot off one's mouth or face — idi shoot off one s mouth or face, Slang. a) to talk indiscreetly, make thoughtless remarks, etc b) to exaggerate; brag …   From formal English to slang

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