mealy mouth means: It is frustratingly slow and sluggish to take action. Inaction is lacking. No back-bone. Passive. Submissive. Considered a sweet person. This term is mostly used to describe women who are not able to engage in conversation or take action. (in Community Dictionary, added by Lyla Conner)

What else does mealy mouth mean?

  • A person who bowdlerizes and speaks in indirect terms. A person who beats around on the bush. (in Community Dictionary, added by Reinaldo Carmona)