noun. ['ˈmaʊθˌpiːs'] an acoustic device; the part of a telephone into which a person speaks.
- acoustic device
- telephone set
- passive voice
- active voice
Words that Rhyme with Mouthpiece
Example sentences of the word mouthpiece
1. Noun, singular or mass
At this point, you should be able to get a D tone when you blow across the mouthpiece.
2. Foreign word
Don't grip your mouthpiece too hard or you'll get a sore jaw.
It is a common occurrence for young musicians to get a mouthpiece stuck in a brass instrument.
Quotes containing the word mouthpiece
1. Don't try to steer the boat. Don't open shop for yourself. Listen. Keep silent. You are not God's mouthpiece. Try to be an ear, And if you do speak, ask for explanations.
- Rumi, The Essential Rumi
noun. ['ˈmaʊθˌpiːs'] a part that goes over or into the mouth of a person.
noun. ['ˈmaʊθˌpiːs'] the aperture of a wind instrument into which the player blows directly.
- wind instrument
- close up
noun. ['ˈmaʊθˌpiːs'] the tube of a pipe or cigarette holder that a smoker holds in the mouth.
- tobacco pipe
- cigarette holder
noun. ['ˈmaʊθˌpiːs'] (especially boxing) equipment that protects an athlete's mouth.
- sports equipment
noun. ['ˈmaʊθˌpiːs'] a spokesperson (as a lawyer).