Synonyms of tongue-tied in English:

tongue-tied

adjective

  • 1 he was tongue-tied with strangers
    lost for words, speechless, unable to get a word out, struck dumb, dumbstruck; mute, dumb, silent
    informal mum
    he was tongue-tied with strangers
    [Antonyms] loquacious

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
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