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Definition 1: a small amount eaten or drunk - [noun denoting food]

Samples where mouthful or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • take a taste--you'll like it

Synonyms for mouthful in the sense of this definition

(mouthful is a kind of ...) an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

(... is a kind of mouthful ) a small amount of solid food; a mouthful

"all they had left was a bit of bread"

(... is a kind of mouthful ) a small amount of liquid food

"a sup of ale"

(... is part of mouthful) an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal

"the helpings were all small" "his portion was larger than hers" "there's enough for two servings each"

Definition 2: the quantity that can be held in the mouth - [noun denoting quantity]

(mouthful is a kind of ...) the quantity that a container will hold

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