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loose lip(s)

The practice, habit, or manner of speaking too frequently and/or without discretion, especially as might unintentionally lead to revealing private or sensitive information to others. You've got a very loose lip, son. You'd do well to learn to keep it shut! The details of this project are extremely confidential, so make sure you don't have loose lips about it.
See also: loose
References in classic literature ?
The filed and blackened teeth behind the loose lips added the last touch of hideousness to this terrible countenance.
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The incident was a prank, and while serious, it was made more serious by the mayor's loose lip.
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Greed, stupidity, ego and loose lips ultimately put paid to his dream job.
Loose lips sink ships, so when Elliot tells the Woolpack regulars about Dan and Nicola's illicit kiss, there's drama on a Titanic scale.
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EastEnders BBC One Wales Loose lips are yet again sinking ships as one of Ian's lies finds him out.
She has also appeared on Celebrity Big Brother, released a workout video, and hosted Loose Lips for LivingTV and various other shows for ITV.