Speechless in a sentence

Definition of Speechless

not speaking; not knowing what to say; silent, especially due to surprise, amazement, etc. | (archaic) Synonym of unspeakable

How to use Speechless in a Sentence?

  • I was speechless with frightened delight over her words, and the pressure of her hand.
  • They stood and gazed at one another for a minute in speechless alarm and wonderment.
  • She turned to him again, leaving the woman breathless and speechless with anger.
  • And as for the two girls, they were utterly speechless under the pressure of feeling.
  • They were speechless with dismay; they could not have pictured a worse thing happening.
  • But she did not utter a cry; there was not a sound, all three speechless and motionless.
  • She recovered herself, and stood to prevent his entrance, speechless with fright.
  • Jinny, speechless with joy, ran down the slope and flung herself upon her husband.
  • He lay there helpless, speechless for many minutes, glancing at this cruel tyrant.
  • She looked at me with speechless embarrassment, sighed deeply, and a tear stole down her cheek.
  • But can they melt the glowing heart, Or chain the soul in speechless pleasure?
  • Struck speechless first by my relief, I continued silent from a very different cause.
  • The crowd on the beach was speechless before she pulled in to shore and her worn-out occupants were disembarked.
  • They threw up their hands in speechless intimation that the road was simply paved with refreshment-peddlers.
  • Was she a criminal, the sight of whose execution threw them flat upon their backs in speechless horror?
  • The clergyman stopped and stared at her, then at the couple beyond, who were quite speechless with astonishment.
  • I heard the sound of a key being cautiously fitted to the lock of a little side door by the speechless lover who had sat opposite to me.
  • Each person present had too much of his own acquaintances to bid farewell, to notice the speechless farewell which the soldier gave his wife.

Short Example Sentence for Speechless

  • He was speechless with fury.
  • Arnold was speechless for a moment.
  • Bianca shrunk from me in speechless affright.
  • Nathanael stood speechless with amazement.
  • Zohak fell speechless from his throne at the intelligence.
  • Rhoda raised her head in speechless amazement.
  • I stared, speechless with amazement.
  • Your sister-in-law will be speechless with jealousy.
  • Mr. Long was speechless with indignation.
  • The word "secret" held him speechless for some seconds.
  • Mrs. Elmore remained speechless for some moments.
  • Mrs. Lancaster stood in speechless astonishment.
  • Mrs. Tag-rag and her daughter sat in speechless wonder.
  • During this speechless contemplation minutes seemed like hours.
  • The children remain motionless and speechless until it is time to go to bed.
  • Pipa sinks back in speechless horror against the wall, and groans.
  • Ebenezer Brown was rendered speechless with indignation for the moment.
  • The Brigadier on the heights far above was speechless with rage.
  • Samuel Quirk glared at his son for some moments in speechless surprise.
  • The finding of the Bible on my person created a speechless pause.
  • The Prince remained speechless for a few moments, as if with indignation.
  • The captain and Cosmo looked at one another in speechless astonishment.

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