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ˈdʌm i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dummy, silent person(noun)

    a person who does not talk

    booby, blank shell, boob, silent person, dope, pinhead, blank, dumbbell


  2. dumbbell, dummy, dope, boob, booby, pinhead(noun)

    an ignorant or foolish person

    the skinny, smoke, gage, blank, boob, green goddess, weed, dope, breast, sess, knocker, skunk, silent person, booby, dumbbell, cola, pinhead, locoweed, bosom, low-down, blank shell, titty, grass, pot, sens, tit, poop


  3. dummy(noun)

    a figure representing the human form

    booby, blank shell, boob, silent person, dope, pinhead, blank, dumbbell


  4. blank, dummy, blank shell(adj)

    a cartridge containing an explosive charge but no bullet

    silent person, blank shell, boob, booby, dope, space, pinhead, blank, lacuna, dumbbell


  5. dummy(verb)

    having the appearance of being real but lacking capacity to function

    "a dummy corporation"


  6. dummy, dummy up(verb)

    make a dummy of

    "dummy up the books that are to be published"

    be quiet, close up, clam up, belt up, keep mum, shut up, dummy up, button up



  1. dummy(noun)

    marionette, mannequin

  2. dummy(noun)

    A pacifier.

    The baby wants her dummy.

    pacifier, soother

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dummy(n.)

    mute, dumb person

  2. dummy(n.)

    [Colloquial.] dumb-waiter

  3. dummy(n.)

    fourth hand (when only three persons play at whist)

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  1. Perry Brass:

    The Egyptians had a particularly nasty way of getting rid of people they felt had no consequence. Instead of embalming them, they simply constructed a fake mummy made from old strips of linen wrapped around a dummy of mud. If, in our modern world, you feel that there are a lot of “mud mummies” around you, get rid of the mud.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    When a rich man or a pretty woman shares anything even bullshit on the individual social networking site, there will be support from many ; but if the same is posted by a person who could not be a source of making money to others, then there is likely to be no share, comment or like vote from any. Generally, the people are so deaf, dumb and dummy.

  3. Don Rickles:

    Hey dummy, this floozy your latest thing? You can do better than her, cause I’ve seen better legs on Sonny Liston.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Sun burns down only natural germs & worms on the surface of anybody, not the artificial virus impregnated via continuous dummy news in people's mind by those who want to fulfill their selfishness.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    If a person's post gets support from many or most people in own individual's social media account , then its reason could be any or all of the following : a) He is either an influential and/or has a lot of money. b) It is from a girl or woman called honey c) Host is perceived as duffer or supporters are dummy. d) The thing shared is very common and ordinary e) S/he is made fun or fool by voters being funny

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  • دميةArabic
  • залъгалка, бутафория, тъпак, мор, манекенBulgarian
  • dudlík, atrapa, hlupák, panák, figurínaCzech
  • Schnuller, Beruhigungssauger, AttrappeGerman
  • πιπίλαGreek
  • maniquí, chupete, muertoSpanish
  • mannekeenEstonian
  • ساختگیPersian
  • tollo, mallinukke, tutti, malliFinnish
  • mannequin, suce, muet, idiot, tétine, tototte, sucette, idiote, imbécileFrench
  • breugagScottish Gaelic
  • cumiHungarian
  • succhiotto, morto, it, fantoccio, ciuccio, ciucciotto, simulacro, stupido, manichino, sagoma, taciturnoItalian
  • おしゃぶりJapanese
  • глупак, цуцла, макета, глупачка, куклаMacedonian
  • blindemann, dummyNorwegian
  • speen, fopspeenDutch
  • manekin, smoczek, atrapa, głupek, kukła, dziadekPolish
  • chupetaPortuguese
  • дурак, дура, болван, бестолочь, соска, глупец, дурень, чайник, тупица, манеке́н, пустышкаRussian
  • tupavac, blentavac, maneken, atrapa, mučaljivac, budala, blesan, tupan, blento, duda varalica, cucla, mutavac, glupanSerbo-Croatian

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    • B. stringent
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