callarse la boca
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callarse la boca
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to shut up
Si no te callas la boca, voy a echarte de la casa.If you don't shut up, I'm going to kick you out of the house.
b. to keep one's mouth shut
Cállate la boca. Me harté de ti.Keep your mouth shut. I'm fed up with you.
c. to shut one's mouth
¡Cállate la boca, Emilia! Eso era un secreto.Shut your mouth, Emilia! That was supposed to be a secret.
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