What does 'Tongue-tied' mean?
If someone is tongue-tied, they are speechless or cannot say what they want, often through shyness or embarrassment.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'Tongue-tied'
- My hands are tied
- On the tip of your tongue
- Hold your tongue
- Slip of the tongue
- Bite your tongue
- Tongue in cheek
- Speak with a forked tongue
- A still tongue keeps a wise head
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