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numb - Dictionary definition and meaning for word numb

Definition
(verb) make numb or insensitive
Synonyms : benumb , blunt , dull
Example Sentence
  • The shock numbed her senses

Definition
(adj) lacking sensation
Synonyms : asleep , benumbed
Example Sentence
  • my foot is asleep
  • numb with cold

Definition
(adj) (followed by `to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive
Synonyms : dead
Example Sentence
  • passersby were dead to our plea for help
  • numb to the cries for mercy

Definition
(adj) so frightened as to be unable to move; stunned or paralyzed with terror; petrified
Example Sentence
  • too numb with fear to move

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for numb

numb sounds like dumb..means inactive..so as to numb means senseless
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