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speechless

adjective

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1 deliberately refraining from speech
  • he remained speechless, even in the face of outrageous accusations

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2 unable to speak
  • if only this poor, speechless animal could tell us what's wrong with it

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“Speechless.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/speechless. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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