Examples of speechless in a sentence
I was speechless with shock.
Your story left me speechless.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of speechless
before 12th century
SPEECHLESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of speechless for English Language Learners
: unable to speak because of anger, surprise, etc.
SPEECHLESS Defined for Kids
Definition of speechless for Students
: unable to speak especially because of a strong emotion <The boys were absolutely speechless with fright. — Astrid Lindgren, Pippi Longstocking>
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