What is the opposite of dumb?

101 antonyms found



[ d_ˈʌ_m], [ dˈʌm], [ dˈʌm]

Antonyms for Dumb:


Usage examples of Dumb:

  1. She would no doubt have taken pity on any dumb creature. "The Greater Power", Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton.
  2. Delia wanted to cry out- to prevent him from speaking- but she seemed struck dumb "Delia Blanchflower", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
  3. It held us all dumb "The Master Mummer", E. Phillips Oppenheim.

Rhymes for Dumb:

  1. glum, sum, plumb, from, slum, drum, plum, crumb, bum, hum, gum, scum, strum, thumb, chum, mum, come, rum, some, numb;
  2. succumb, become, alum;

Quotes for Dumb:

  1. I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy. Richard P. Feynman.
  2. We're not going to dumb down for them. They have to move up. They're the network and we're the show. Alia Shawkat.
  3. If someone's dumb enough to offer me a million dollars to make a picture, I'm certainly not dumb enough to turn it down. Elizabeth Taylor.

Idioms of Dumb:

  1. How dumb do you think I am?;
  2. be struck dumb
  3. deaf and dumb