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Related / Similar Words: mute, silent, speechless, dense, dim, dull, obtuse, slow

 

Definition:
  • unable to speak because of hereditary deafness;
  • lacking the power of human speech; "dumb animals";
  • unable to speak temporarily; "struck dumb"; "speechless with shock";
  • slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials mak;

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    Language Translations:
    Danish: stum   Dutch: stom  
    Finnish: mykkä   French: muet  
    German: stumm   Hungarian: néma  
    Italian: muto   Japanese: 口の利けない  
    Latin: mutus   Slovak: nemý  
    Spanish: mudo   Swedish: stum  
     
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