Definition of struck dumb
: so shocked or surprised that one cannot speak I was struck dumb by the news.
Word by Word Definitions
: past tense and past participle ofstrike
: closed by or subjected to a labor strike
: lacking the human power of speech
: temporarily unable to speak (as from shock or astonishment)
: not expressed in uttered words
: to make silent : deaden
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