dumb

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dumb

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a dumb [idea, dog, person, question, comment]
  2. you dumb [idiot, fool, ass]!
  3. [what, that's] a dumb [plan, idea, suggestion, law]!
  4. is the dumbest thing I have (ever) [heard, seen, tried]
  5. is dumb enough to [try]
  6. was dumb to [try, say, do] that
  7. was dumb of me to [try]
  8. too dumb to [know, see, realize]
  9. even dumber than I thought!
  10. dumber than a [bag, box] of [rocks, hammers]
  11. is [so, just, totally] dumb
  12. dumb with [shock, astonishment, surprise] (at)
  13. struck dumb with [shock, astonishment, amazement]
  14. struck dumb by [the news, his effrontery]
  15. that was [just, sheer] dumb luck
  16. dated: is deaf and dumb
  17. dated: deaf-and-dumb [child, kids, people]
  18. dated: deaf, dumb and blind
additional examples
  1. a dumb [idea, dog, person, question, comment]
  2. you dumb [idiot, fool, ass]!
  3. [what, that's] a dumb [plan, idea, suggestion, law]!
  4. is the dumbest thing I have (ever) [heard, seen, tried]
  5. is dumb enough to [try]
  6. was dumb to [try, say, do] that
  7. was dumb of me to [try]
  8. too dumb to [know, see, realize]
  9. even dumber than I thought!
  10. dumber than a [bag, box] of [rocks, hammers]
  11. is [so, just, totally] dumb
  12. dumb with [shock, astonishment, surprise] (at)
  13. struck dumb with [shock, astonishment, amazement]
  14. struck dumb by [the news, his effrontery]
  15. don't play dumb (with me)!
  16. that was [just, sheer] dumb luck
  17. dated: is deaf and dumb
  18. dated: deaf-and-dumb [child, kids, people]
  19. dated: deaf, dumb and blind
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