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tongue-tied

Synonyms of tongue-tied in English:

adjective

  • usually he was tongue-tied with strangers
    lost for words, at a loss for words, struck dumb, dumbstruck, bereft of speech, speechless, wordless, unable to get a word out, inarticulate;
    informal mum
    rare dumbstricken, mumchance, obmutescent
    [Antonyms] loquacious, articulate
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