lip off


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Verb1.lip off - speak spontaneously and without restraint; "She always shoots her mouth off and says things she later regrets"
mouth, speak, talk, verbalise, verbalize, utter - express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
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DIGNITY LYRICS BY RICKY ROSS There's a man I meet, walks up our street He's a worker for the council, has been twenty years And he takes no lip off nobody and litter off the gutter Puts it in a bag and never thinks to mutter And he packs his lunch in a Sunblest bag, the children call him Bogie He never lets on, but I know 'cause he once told me He let me know a secret, about the money in his kitty He's gonna buy a dinghy, gonna call her Dignity And I'll sail her up the west coast, through villages and towns I'll be on my holidays, they'll be doing their rounds They'll ask me how I got her, I'll say, "I saved my money" They'll say, "Isn't she pretty, that ship called Dignity?
The doctors told me that if I hadn't turned my head away, the dog would have taken the whole of my bottom lip off.
She said about four weeks after the hearing about Roxie, a Grafton woman was at a store in Shrewsbury, when the Labrador retriever she had gotten from a shelter four months earlier bit the bottom lip off a man who patted it, and either tried to hug the dog or scratch his back.