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English definition of “speechless”


adjective uk   /ˈspiːtʃ.ləs/ us  
C1 unable to speak because you are so angry, shocked, surprised, etc.: The news left us speechless. She was speechless with indignation.Falling silent and not speaking
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Falling silent and not speaking
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Falling silent and not speaking
(Definition of speechless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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