Translation of "dumb" - English-Spanish dictionary

dumb

adjective uk /dʌm/ us /dʌm/

US informal stupid or silly

estúpido
That was a dumb thing to do.

not able to talk

mudo
dumbly adverb /ˈdʌm·li/ /ˈdʌm·li/

sin hablar

(Translation of “dumb” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

dumb

adjective /dam/

without the power of speech

mudo
She was born deaf and dumb
We were struck dumb with astonishment.

silent

callado
On this point he was dumb.

(especially American) very stupid

tonto, estúpido
What a dumb thing to do!
dumbness noun

mudez, mutismo
dumbly adverb

sin decir nada
dumb down phrasal verb

(disapproving) to present news or information in a simpler way which is easier to understand by reduces its quality

Atontar
The news on TV has definitely been dumbed down by the broadcasters.

(Translation of “dumb” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)