run (one's) mouth

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run (one's) mouth

To talk profusely, especially in an antagonizing way. Don't worry about him. He likes to run his mouth, but he won't do anything. If she keeps running her mouth at the referee, she's going to be ejected from this game. Every time I go down to the warehouse, Lonnie is there running his mouth. I don't know how the other guys can stand to hear him talking all day.
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MANILA, Philippines-Keith Thurman continued to run his mouth Wednesday during the final press conference ahead of the welterweight clash with Manny Pacquiao three days from now at MGM Grand Garden Arena here.
These are among the latest verbal jabs from Keith Thurman, who continues to run his mouth as part of the build-up to his July 20 collision with the Filipino icon (July 21 Manila time).
Sonko is not the first politician to run his mouth on national television, but he must realise we hold him to a higher standard because he is not just any other governor, he is the governor of the capital city of Kenya and that has to count for something.
As the primary head of government, Weah is mostly mum on national issues; but sits back and dabbles in the pomp and pageantry of the presidency, and greenlights the little boy, Jefferson Koiyee, who claims to be 'Lord' mayor of Monrovia, to run his mouth aimlessly to intimidate the citizenry.
"Mathews can run his mouth off all he wants to because on fight night I'm going to shut him up once and for all and that will be the end of Derry Matthews.
No longer does the bombastic, loud talking Donald Trump seem like an invincible -- or at the very least, a superAaAeAeA thick-skinned -- candida who can run his mouth with impunity.
My first reaction was one of anger because if the coach is going run his mouth during the tournament, the team will feel let down.
13--more than any other territory--and it is still playing in theaters there, but Vial believes it could have been even more popular if Von Trier hadn't have run his mouth, and the film had won one of the top prizes in Cannes.
He didn't run his mouth on this trip but he sure ran off a list of banger tricks.
that he'll be removed from his son's inside circles if he continues to run his mouth off on speculating about the fight.