Part of speech:
Deficient in sense; foolish or stupid.
Not intensely or keenly felt:
(Linguistics) Not pronounced; silent, as the e in the word house.
Exhibiting mild intellectual disability. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
Having no voice; dumb; mute
Produced without the normal articulation of understandable speech
Silent; not speaking
Of or having aphonia
Of, having the nature of, or characteristic of an idiot; very foolish or stupid
The definition of inane is someone or something that is dumb, pointless, silly or stupid.
Having or showing a lack or deficiency of intelligence
The definition of dense is people or things which are crowded together, something that is difficult to get through or someone who is slow to understand.
Slow to understand or perceive; dull or insensitive
Alternative form of thickwitted.
The definition of ignorant is something or someone lacking in knowledge, or is stupid or rude.
Seldom speaking; saying little; not talkative
Not done on purpose
The definition of intelligent is someone or something that is bright, informed or shows sound judgment.
Full of promise and hope; auspicious:
Having or showing intelligence; bright.
Fierce or impetuous; violent:
Used in speaking.
Having or suggesting a heavy or viscous consistency:
Mentally slow or confused; lethargic or stupid
Lacking the power or faculty of speech
Dull or slow-witted:
Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
The definition of abiotic is an ecological term that is anything chemical or physical that lacks life.
Speechless or inarticulate from amazement, embarrassment, etc.
Artless; unsophisticated; simple-hearted
The definition of asinine is to be silly, stupid or ridiculous.
Lacking in intelligence
The definition of dumbstruck is someone who is speechless from shock.
Being deaf and not knowing how to speak. Usually physically able to speak.
- Mute is applied to persons incapable of speech because of congenital deafness and not through absence or impairment of the speech organs
- Speechless usually implies temporary or momentary deprivation of the ability to speak speechless with horror
- Voiceless is applied to one who has no voice, either from birth or through deprivation the throat operation left him voiceless
- Dumb implies a lack of the power of speech and is now more often applied to brute animals and inanimate objects than to persons with impaired speech organs a dumb beast
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