Definition of “speechless” - English Dictionary

“speechless” in British English

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speechlessadjective

uk /ˈspiːtʃ.ləs/ us /ˈspiːtʃ.ləs/
speechlessly
adverb uk /ˈspiːtʃ.ləs.li/ us /ˈspiːtʃ.ləs.li/
speechlessness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈspiːtʃ.ləs.nəs/ us /ˈspiːtʃ.ləs.nəs/

(Definition of “speechless” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“speechless” in American English

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speechlessadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈspitʃ·ləs/

temporarily unable to talk or to know what to say, esp. because of having strong feelings:

Her remark left me speechless.

(Definition of “speechless” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)