Benumb synonyms

bĭ-nŭm'

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(Intransitive) To lose a sharp edge; to become dull.
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To hinder by obstruction or interference; hamper
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To stun or bewilder, as with a heavy blow or shock; stupefy:
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To lessen the vigor, intensity, or liveliness of; dull
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To make emotionally insensitive or unresponsive, as by long exposure or repeated shocks:
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To render obtuse; to dull; to blunt.
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(Figuratively) To repress or weaken, as any appetite, desire, or power of the mind; to impair the force, keenness, or susceptibility, of; as, to blunt the feelings.
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To make or become numb.
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To cause to become dazed.
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To cause to be bewildered; confuse.
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To amaze; astonish:
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To stupefy; daze.
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To impair the progress or functioning of; make inoperative or powerless:
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To paralyze or make numb, as with fear; stupefy; stun
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To cause to lose force or vitality; diminish or destroy:
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To render less sensitive
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To make a show of; to put on a pretence of; to feign; to assume. To make a false display of. [from 16th c.]
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To depress; dispirit
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