shut your mouth

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shut your mouth

An imperative to 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?" Dave: "Wow, that Cadillac has seen better days. How much did you pay for that little gem?" Bill: "Ah, shut your mouth, Dave. I think it looks just fine."
See also: mouth, shut
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.
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.
The victim bit him during his attempts to shut her mouth, which left marks on his fingers.
As Hayward ploughed through his lunch, Janey wouldn't shut her mouth and eat.