pass your lips

pass your lips
pass your lips — see pass, 1
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Main Entry:lip
pass your lips
1 of words : to come out of your mouth : to be spoken

The word “quit” has never passed her lips. [=she has never said the word “quit”]

2 of food or drink : to go into your mouth : to be eaten or drunk

He refused to let alcohol pass his lips. [=he never drank alcohol]

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Main Entry:pass

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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