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She had so lost her breath that she was almost speechless. Emily Fox-Seton (1901)Your creativity leaves others speechless but it's what makes you who you are. The Sun (2015)It is beyond awesome; it leaves you speechless. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When she did, she was almost speechless. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He had leant back against the wall, almost speechless. Times, Sunday Times (2010)At the top, he was so out of breath he was almost speechless. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I am almost speechless to be honest. The Sun (2010)They were left temporarily speechless. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Frankly this leaves me speechless. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It left me absolutely speechless. The Sun (2015)You know that I am easily terrified and almost speechless. DISRAELI: A Personal History (2004)I was almost speechless because it was no one else's fault but mine. The Sun (2014)She said: 'I am speechless. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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British English: speechless /ˈspiːtʃlɪs/ ADJECTIVE
If you are speechless, you are temporarily unable to speak, usually because something has shocked you.
Alex was speechless with fear.
- American English: speechless
- Arabic: وَاجِم
- Brazilian Portuguese: emudecido
- Chinese: 不能说话的
- Croatian: bez riječi
- Czech: oněmělý úžasem
- Danish: målløs
- Dutch: sprakeloos
- European Spanish: sin habla
- Finnish: sanaton
- French: coi
- German: sprachlos
- Greek: άναυδος
- Italian: senza parole
- Japanese: 口のきけない
- Korean: 말을 못하는
- Norwegian: målløs
- Polish: oniemiały
- European Portuguese: emudecido
- Romanian: mut
- Russian: онемевший
- Latin American Spanish: sin habla
- Swedish: mållös
- Thai: ไม่สามารถพูดได้
- Turkish: nutku tutulmuş
- Ukrainian: німий
- Vietnamese: không nói nên lời
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