To render senseless or inactive, as from shock or boredom:
To cause to become numb.
To render less intense, sensitive, or vigorous:
To divert or deflect:
To make or become weak or weaker
To stupefy is to astonish, shock or make someone unable to think or respond clearly.
To dull; deaden.
Mitigate is defined as to make something less severe, less harsh or less painful.
So as to be flat.
To deaden, restrain, or depress:
To try to mislead (opponents) in a card game by heavy betting on a poor hand or by little or no betting on a good one.
Assuage means to pacify.
To lessen or reduce:
To separate tissues by means of one or two needles in the dissection of small parts.
To sharpen to a point, as a pencil
Find another word for blunting. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for blunting, like: dulling, benumbing, numbing, deadening, turning, weakening, stupefying, narcotizing, mitigating, flatting and dampening.