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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 tongue-tied /ˈtəŋˌtaɪd/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tongue-tied a.
 1. Destitute of the power of distinct articulation; having an impediment in the speech, esp. when caused by a short fraenum.
 2. Unable to speak freely, from whatever cause.
    Love, therefore, and tongue-tied simplicity.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : unable to express yourself clearly or fluently; "felt
            tongue-tied with embarrassment"; "incoherent with
            grief" [syn: incoherent]