How to Pronounce dumb?

Correct pronunciation for the word "dumb" is [dˈʌm], [dˈʌm], [d_ˈʌ_m].

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"Dumb" in context

Dumb is an often used word to describe an individual who is unable to think, reason, understand or comprehend an issue or problem. It usually is used as a disparaging, derogatory term to describe an individual as ignorant or slow. As we are becoming more aware of differences in intelligence, and the use of politically correct language, more sensitive terms, like mentally challenged and delayed, are being used in place of dumb when describing someone with limited cognitive abilities.

Dumb should not be perceived as a put down, nor should it be used in a negative way.

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