Unable to speak; lacking power of speech. (adjective)
extremely stupid. (adjective)
Pointless, foolish, lacking intellectual content or value. (adjective)
To silence. (verb)
To make stupid. (verb)
To represent as stupid. (verb)
To reduce the intellectual demands of. (verb)
Examples of word Dumb
Boy were we dumb to read them back in the 60's..dumb but ahh what silly fun.
DUMB: A dumb wine is also a closed wine, but the term dumb is used in a more pejorative sense.
The software features it offers are brutally malfunctioning such as the simplest OR operation which reduces the (purportedly) 159,000 item set for the term dumb to (purportedly) 92,000 items when the query is broadened to dumb OR dumber.
To correct the error involved in the term dumb, it is customary to speak of human beings who do not hear and speak as deaf-mutes, a term which implies that they are silent, but not necessarily incapable of speaking.
To such may be applied the term dumb, inasmuch as they are either destitute of the power of speech or are unwilling to speak and are lacking in intelligence.