Definitions and translations for "tongue-tied"

Definition of tongue-tied

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Unable to express oneself clearly or fluently; at a loss for words.
If you have never practiced at interviewing for a job, you are likely to have a few tongue-tied moments during your first interview.
2. Suffering from tongue-tie or ankyloglossia.
© Wordnet 3.1 & Wiktionary - Combined dictionary for best results.

English - Spanish - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
adj. tímido

English - French - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
adj. muet

English - German - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
adj. sprachlos, stumm

English - Indonesian - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
a. lidah seakan-akan lumpuh, kaku lidah, tertegun

English - Italian - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
agg. muto

English - Polish - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
a. onieśmielony

English - Portuguese - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
adj. calado, incapaz de dizer nada, que tem a língua presa

English - Russian - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
прил. косноязычный, лишившийся дара речи, молчащий

English - Turkish - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
s. suskun, konuşmayan

English - Ukrainian - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
a. недорікуватий

English - Dutch - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
bn. sprakeloos, mond : met de mond vol tanden

English - Greek - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
επίθ. γλωσσοδεμένοσ, σιωπηλόσ

English - Arabic - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
‏ثقيل اللسان، معقود اللسان، أخرس‏

English - Chinese - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
舌头短的; 结结巴巴的; 发音不清的

English - Chinese - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
舌頭短的; 結結巴巴的; 發音不清的

English - Hindi - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
a. बद्ध-जिहव, बर्द्धजिहव, अवाक

English - Vietnamese - tongue-tied

Pronunciation
a. không cho nói
Share this page
Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for tongue-tied
1. quiet: close-mouthed, taciturn, silent, reticent, restrained
2. speechless: mute, dumbfounded, dumb, wordless, shocked, blown away