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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an inarticulate manner; In a stupid manner.

Usage examples (39)
  • I nodded dumbly and he slit the envelope
  • He looked at me dumbly from a face that might have belonged to a man of sixty, so furrowed, tightly drawn, and full of pain it was.
  • "This, too?" she was saying dumbly, within herself.
  • She waved him aside dumbly and tottered to a couch. for more
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