Dumb in Spanish | English to Spanish Translation
dumb
adjective
1. (stupid) (United States)
a. tonto
He sounds dumb because of his bad grammar.Parece tonto por su faltas gramaticales.
b. bobo
Don't be dumb. Of course I'm coming to your party!No seas bobo. ¡Claro que iré a tu fiesta!
2. (unable to speak)
a. mudo (permanently)
A disease at a young age left Helen Keller deaf, dumb, and blind.Una enfermedad a temprana edad dejó a Helen Keller sorda, muda y ciega.
b. callado (temporarily)
He was struck dumb in astonishment.Él se quedó callado por el asombro.
dumb
[dʌm]
adjective
1. mudo(a) (unable to speak)
  • to be struck dumb with astonishment quedarse mudo(a) de asombro
  • dumb animals los animales indefensos
2. bobo(a), estúpido(a) (familiar) (stupid) (person, action)
  • dumb blonde rubia (f) or güera (f) sin cerebro (español de México)
dumb [dʌm]
adjective
dumber (comparative)dumbest (superlative)
1 (Med) mudo; (with surprise etc) sin habla
a dumb person un mudo; to become dumb quedar mudo; she's deaf and dumb es sordomuda; dumb animals animales (m) indefensos; the dumb millions los millones que no tienen voz; to be struck dumb quedarse sin habla
2 (stupid) tonto; bobo
to act dumb hacerse el tonto; don't be so dumb! ¡no seas tonto or bobo!; that was a really dumb thing I did! ¡lo que hice fue una verdadera tontería or bobada!; he says some dumb things ¡dice cada tontería or bobada!; dumb blonde rubia (f) descerebrada or sin seso
as dumb as an ox más bruto que un arado
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