shut your mouth

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shut your mouth

Be quiet or cease talking immediately. Can be rude, aggressive, or jocular depending on the context. Shut your mouth, Bobby—no one asked for the opinion of a dork like you! A: "So, where do you think we can sell these stolen goods?" B: "Shut your mouth! Don't you have enough sense not to talk about that in public?" A: "Wow, that Cadillac has seen better days. How much did you pay for that little gem?" B: "Ah, shut your mouth, Dave. I think it looks just fine."
See also: mouth, shut

shut your ˈmouth/ˈtrap/ˈface/ˈgob!

(also keep your ˈmouth/ˈtrap shut) (slang) a rude way of telling somebody to be quiet or stop talking: ‘Shut your face’, Roger said, ‘or I’ll kick you out.’Why can’t you learn to keep your big mouth shut?
Trap and gob are slang words for ‘mouth’.
See also: face, mouth, shut, trap
References in classic literature ?
Then she shut her mouth tightly, as if she had said what she considered it her duty to say and held her conscience clear.
The little girl broke off a shriek of laughter in the middle and shut her mouth with a snap.
Pretty much everything about me, as far as the geniuses in Jerusalem are concerned, is deathly dull, and the only way to make it better, the only way to inject my silly life with some real purpose, is to make aliyah, let my chest hair grow, and shout at my missus to shut her mouth.
The best thing to happen to Dannii's career was that my mother hated her she needs to shut her mouth and concenterate on motherhood
But Kelly, 25, tweeted: "The best thing to happen to Dannii's career was my mum hated her, she needs to shut her mouth and concentrate on motherhood
Well tell her to shut her mouth then I'll leave her alone.
As Hayward ploughed through his lunch, Janey wouldn't shut her mouth and eat.