at a loss for words

Definition of at a loss for words

chiefly US

  1. :  unable to think of anything to say <I was so surprised to see her that I was at a loss for words.>

Word by Word Definitions

lossplay
  1. :  destruction, ruin

    :  the act of losing possession :  deprivation

    :  the harm or privation resulting from loss or separation

wordplay words
  1. :  something that is said

    :  talk, discourse

    :  the text of a vocal musical composition

  1. :  speak

    :  to express in words :  phrase


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