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  Definition of dumb
  1. unable to speak because of hereditary deafness
  2. lacking the power of human speech; "dumb animals"
  3. unable to speak temporarily; "struck dumb"; "speechless with shock"
  4. 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
Similar Words: mute, silent, speechless, dense, dim, dull, obtuse, slow

 

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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