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British English: /dʌm/
American English: /dəm/

Translation of dumb in French:


  • 1 (unable to speak) (dated or offensive)
    muet/muette voir note
    a dumb person
    un muet/une muette
  • 2 (temporarily)
    with de
    to be struck dumb
    rester muet/muette

Phrasal verbs

dumb down

dumb [something] down, dumb down [something]
baisser le niveau de
(course, TV programmes, news coverage)
Ce mot peut être perçu comme injurieux dans cette acception. Lui préférer speech impaired.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly