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See definition of mouthings on Dictionary.com
  • as inlip service
  • as ingrimace

synonyms for mouthings

  • duplicity
  • empty talk
  • hollow words
  • hypocrisy
  • hypocritical respect
  • insincerity
  • jive
  • lie
  • lip devotion
  • lip homage
  • lip praise
  • lip reverence
  • lip worship
  • mouth honor
  • mouthing
  • sham
  • smooth talk
  • sweet talk
  • token agreement
  • tokenism
  • tongue in cheek
  • unctuousness
  • sneer
  • smirk
  • frown
  • scowl
  • moue
  • mug
  • mouth
  • smile
  • face
  • mouthing
  • wry face
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How to use mouthings in a sentence

Prayers without deeds are empty mouthings and a waste of time.
THE EUGENIC MARRIAGE, VOL 2 (OF 4)W. GRANT HAGUE
Auntie Emmy's gestures, her mouthings and excitement, only drew attention to the fact that she was forty-seven.
THE TREE OF HEAVENMAY SINCLAIR
Either you have swallowed the old trapper's drunken mouthings for gospel, or you have let Corky Joe here get you in a coil!
THE RED RIVER HALF-BREEDGUSTAVE AIMARD
They are being constantly prodded on by the mouthings of the radical press, of the muck-raking magazines and of the demagogues.
THEFTJACK LONDON
But Mr. Britt was not troubling himself about the mouthings of Elias.
WHEN EGYPT WENT BROKEHOLMAN DAY
Monsieur devours, and Madame picks fastidiously at the dishes with sullen gestures and disdainful mouthings.
A CHAMBERMAID'S DIARYOCTAVE MIRBEAU
Whatever his innermost emotions may have been, his expression gave no hint that the mouthings of the Lone-Hand Kid had sunk in.
FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
Now the witch doctors ceased in their mouthings, and suddenly, from behind them, appeared a band of girls.
THE INDUNA'S WIFEBERTRAM MITFORD
She thought of the mason sitting in his flimsy beaten room listening to the mouthings of the tempest, alone.
CLARK'S FIELDROBERT HERRICK
Under Mrs. Batholommey's distorted glare and threatening noiseless mouthings his puny courage had gone to pieces.
THE RETURN OF PETER GRIMMDAVID BELASCO
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