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Another word for deaden

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Verb
  1. To render less sensitive

      1. Deprived of the power to feel or move normally; benumbed:
      2. Emotionally unresponsive; indifferent:
      3. To make or become numb.
      1. Arousing little interest; lacking liveliness; boring:
      2. Not brisk or rapid; sluggish:
      3. Not having a sharp edge or point; blunt:
      1. To render insensitive or less sensitive.
      2. To make (an individual) nonreactive or insensitive to an antigen.
      3. To make emotionally insensitive or unresponsive, as by long exposure or repeated shocks:
      1. Having a dull edge or end; not sharp.
      2. Abrupt and often disconcertingly frank in speech:
      3. Stark; unadorned:
      1. To make numb, especially by cold.
      2. To render senseless or inactive, as from shock or boredom:
  2. To decrease or dull the sound of

Another word for deaden

Verb
  1. To reduce life or the evidence of life

  2. To soften

      1. A pad or pillow with a soft filling, used for resting, reclining, or kneeling.
      2. Something resilient used as a rest, support, or shock absorber.
      3. A mat placed or attached beneath carpeting to provide softness and increase durability.
      1. To make damp.
      2. To deaden, restrain, or depress:
      3. To soundproof.
      1. Arousing little interest; lacking liveliness; boring:
      2. Not brisk or rapid; sluggish:
      3. Not having a sharp edge or point; blunt:
      1. Refraining from producing speech or vocal sound.
      2. Unable to speak.
      3. Unable to vocalize, as certain animals.
      1. To wrap up, as in a blanket or shawl, for warmth, protection, or secrecy.
      2. To wrap or pad in order to deaden the sound:
      3. To deaden (a sound):
      1. Lacking in brightness:
      2. Emitting only a small amount of light; faint:
      3. Lacking luster; dull or subdued:
      1. (idiomatic) To relax; to make quieter or less obtrusive; to make milder.
      2. To moderate or relax; to diminish or weaken the striking characteristics of; to soften.
      3. To make a television program, piece of writing, etc. less offensive and so more suitable for a family audience.