We become tongue-tied and think we must be boring people. Why Am I Afraid to Divorce? (1994)He takes a job at the cinema to get nearer to her but finds himself tongue-tied in her presence. Times, Sunday Times (2007)When forced at work to socialise she becomes tongue-tied, and fears that she will blush and make a fool of herself. Know Your Own Mind (1991)
极少使用。在柯林斯辞典中， tongue-tied 属于使用频率排在后 50% 的词语之一。
tongue-tied 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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