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DEAF, DUMB, AND BLIND. A man born deaf, dumb, and blind, is considered an idiot. (q.v.) 1 Bl. Com. 304; F. N. B. 233; 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 2111.

DUMB. One who cannot speak; a person who is mute. See Deaf and dumb, Deaf, dumb, and blind; Mute, standing mute.

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'The best evidence that Umno leaders are getting 'dumb and dumber' over the years is their continued silence - even now on the 1MDB scandal - when the whole world had been condemning Malaysia for becoming a global kleptocracy as a result of the 1MDB scandal!
"Dumb And Dumber To" showcases ridiculous and hilarious scenes, but the first film "Dumb and Dumber" was much funnier.
Then again, Dumb and Dumber To mixes gross-out with a bracing willingness to offend absolutely everyone: you don't get many Hollywood comedies making fun of Chinese people saying 'wrong' for 'long', not to mention gay-panic gags and gratuitous AIDS references.
At the risk of applying rose-colored glasses to reconsider a film that aspired to be nothing more than a lobotomized Three Stooges routine, the original "Dumb and Dumber" possessed a certain je ne sais quoi that distinguished it from its fellow bottom-feeders.
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In desperation I tried to use the menu on the phone itself and came up even dumber.
Skateboarding's getting worse and worse, as the new generations get dumber and dumber.
21], the press has responded to Harvard president Lawrence Summers's remarks on gender disparities in science by writing, "Women are dumber! Steven Pinker says so!" I've been following the press coverage of this event pretty closely and have seen nothing that attributes to me that mad belief.