dumb dumb  /ˈdəm/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity
  2. (adj) temporarily incapable of speaking
  3. (adj) lacking the power of human speech
  4. (adj) unable to speak because of hereditary deafness

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. His teacher thought he was dumb.
  2. I said dumb but in truth, this simple phone may be one of the smartest designs on the market.
  3. Marilyn's media-drenched image as a tragic dumb blond has become an American archetype, along with the Marlboro Man and the Harley-straddling wild one.

News

  1. 'Dumb And Dumber To': Plot And Character Details Emerge, Universal Will Produce

    It’s been a relatively eventful 24 hours for Dumb and Dumber To , the sequel to 1994’s classic smart dumb movie (or is a dumb smart movie?), Dumb and Dumber . After reports that Warner Bros. had dropped the film , news broke yesterday that the film had found another studio to produce, and now, we also have plot and character details for the film.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: ScreenCrave

  2. ‘Dumb And Dumber’ Sequel Moves To Universal With Original Cast

    The Dumb and Dumber sequel has been rescued by Universal, with the original film’s stars Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels still attached. The future of the sequel, to be titled Dumb and Dumber To, has long been in doubt. Carrey and Daniels seemed to go back and forth on their interest and confirmations from the studio or the... Read more » ‘Dumb And Dumber’ Sequel Moves To Universal With Original ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. 'Dumb' sequel gets a reprieve

    Universal Pictures and Red Granite have rescued the Farrelly brothers' sequel "Dumb and Dumber To" out of turnaround from Warner Bros. and New Line. Red Granite will finance the $35 million comedy and handle foreign sales, while Universal will distribute in the U.S.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

Quotes

  1. "From minute one he had a problem," coach Oscar Tabarez said. "I'm not dumb enough to take him out at 3-1 when the match wasn't lost. He was injured and could not continue."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Oscar Tabarez Source: USA Today

  2. "It's not hard to fathom Paris smoking pot, it's the doing it in the midst of the world's biggest sporting event, in public, blatantly enough to get caught, part that made it dubious. Again, Paris is not dumb," the article said. "It doesn't...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Paris Hilton Source: Times LIVE

  3. "For being immature, for being dumb, for being young, for not knowing any better. In my heart, I know I haven't been the best person, the best quarterback for the Steelers," Roethlisberger said. "I'm not talking just on the field, I'm talking...
    on Jun 10, 2010 By: Ben Roethlisberger Source: Toronto Sun

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