Dumbly - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdʌmli|  American pronunciation of the word dumbly
Brit.  |ˈdʌmli|  British pronunciation of the word dumbly

adverb

- in a stupid manner (syn: densely, obtusely)
- in an inarticulate manner

I nodded dumbly and he slit the envelope

Examples

I nodded dumbly and he slit the envelope

For a few seconds she gazed dumbly at him.

looked at each other dumbly, quite disconcerted

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