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Bad mouth vs Foul mouth

bad mouth

1. a curse or spell:

  • I have known of people that have had the record of saying that they could put a bad mouth on you.

2. malicious gossip:

  • Companies don’t want people telling their friends about shoddy products. Word of badmouth can kill them.

3. a person who speaks ill of people:

  • The world is filled with bad-mouths. We need more caring people.

foul mouth—(also: dirty mouth) a person who uses obscene or abusive language habitually:

  • Terry is turning into a real foul mouth.