Definition of nonspeaking
1 : not involving spoken lines a nonspeaking cameo role "So I went and auditioned, too. And they liked me, and gave me a small nonspeaking part in a Bertolt Brecht play."— Ted Danson
2 : not speaking or able to speak Pound, who was then in a nonspeaking phase, sat on the couch in the living room all day Sunday, looking out at the view.— Cynthia Zarin
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