Dumbstruck - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdəmˌstrək|  American pronunciation of the word dumbstruck
Brit.  |ˈdʌmstrʌk|  British pronunciation of the word dumbstruck

adjective

- as if struck dumb with astonishment and surprise (syn: dumbfounded, dumbstricken, dumfounded, flabbergasted, stupefied, thunderstruck)

Examples

The people in the courtroom were dumbstruck by his confession.

...the dumbstruck ecotourists gaped in silence as the enormous whale breached near their vessel...

See also:  WebsterWiktionaryLongman