Definition of dumbly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    dumbly

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ˈdʌmli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʌmli//
     
     
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  1. 1without saying anything out loud ‘Are you all right?’ Laura nodded dumbly.
  2. 2(informal, especially North American English) stupidly ‘This means what?’ Derek asked dumbly.