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  1. muzzle

    • IPA[ˈməz(ə)l]

    美式

    • n.
      the projecting part of the face, including the nose and mouth, of an animal such as a dog or horse;a guard, typically made of straps or wire, fitted over this part of an animal's face to stop it from biting or feeding
    • v.
      put a muzzle on (an animal);prevent (a person or group) from expressing their opinions freely
    • noun: muzzle, plural noun: muzzles

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. the projecting part of the face, including the nose and mouth, of an animal such as a dog or horse she patted the horse's velvety muzzle 同義詞 snout, nose, mouth, jaws, maw
    • a guard, typically made of straps or wire, fitted over this part of an animal's face to stop it from biting or feeding the law says that pit bull terriers have to wear a muzzle 同義詞 gag, restraint
    • informal the part of a person's face including the nose, mouth, and chin his close-shaven muzzle
    • 2. the open end of the barrel of a firearm Devlin jammed the muzzle of the gun into the man's neck

    動詞

    • 1. put a muzzle on (an animal) the dog should have been muzzled
    • prevent (a person or group) from expressing their opinions freely the politicians want to muzzle us and control what we write