how to pronounce stumped


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stumped is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of stumped in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… long like I stumped you in I got a lot …”

meanings of stumped


  1. Perplexed, at a loss.
  2. Out as a result of the wicket-keeper breaking the wicket with the ball while the batsman is out of his crease.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of stump.

stumped frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word stumped occurs in english on average 2.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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