at a loss for words

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Definition of at a loss for words

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

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“At a loss for words.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20a%20loss%20for%20words. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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