Examples of speechless in a Sentence
I was speechless with shock.
Your story left me speechless.
Recent Examples of speechless from the Web
That first gathering might best be described as, well, a little awkward: Most of the men, having decided that silence was the best strategy, didn’t talk, while most of the women, realizing what was going on, were almost made speechless themselves.
The reporter was confused and speechless, being unaccustomed to experiencing rather than reading or writing about traditional healing methods.
Their technical ability left fans speechless during European games, with the elusiveness of regular footage from domestic competitions giving the South American stars a certain aura of mystery.
My five-year-old nephew was uncharacteristically speechless upon entering the theater, which was packed to the ceiling with cardboard boxes, not to mention couches, pillows, and twinkling lights.
Actually, in the film — which will be screened next month across Canada and the United States, including at the Walter Reade Theater at Lincoln Center and several others in New York on Jan. 13 and 17 — Ms. Price hardly comes across as speechless.
The woman in the audience must have been rendered speechless.
Receiving a breast cancer diagnosis might make one woman scream or burst into tears while leaving another feeling speechless and numb.
To watch Dawson City is to be pulled back into the past, speechless and humbled, as the dead reveal their secrets.
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First Known Use of speechless
before 12th century
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