shoot one's mouth off


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Verb1.shoot one's mouth 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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In that dimension of partisan politics, I think it has become the norm to simply shoot one's mouth off in defense of his or her choice as though the words that come out are intelligent or objective.