Part of speech:
(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.
Not interested; indifferent; listless
To impair the progress or functioning of; make inoperative or powerless:
To treat (a wall, floor, or ceiling) so as to keep sounds from going through; make soundproof
To take away the sensitivity of; make less sensitive
Numb, especially from reduced circulation of blood to a limb:
To freeze is defined as to become frozen, to make something frozen or to stop moving.
To deaden the mind, will, or feelings of
To cause anesthesia in; give an anesthetic to
The definition of listless is someone who is lacking in energy or vitality and does not extend physical effort.
In a different way or manner; otherwise:
Stun is to stop or confuse with a sharp blow or a loud noise, or to shock someone.
The definition of lively is moving quickly, full of life or full of spirit.
The definition of responsive is gives an answer, or reacts easily or readily.
To make active, vivacious, interesting, or cheerful; liven up or brighten
(--- Immunology) To make (an individual) sensitive or hypersensitive to an antigen
To paralyze or make numb, as with fear; stupefy; stun
To stupefy is to astonish, shock or make someone unable to think or respond clearly.
To cause to lose force or vitality; diminish or destroy:
Lacking physical feeling or sensitivity
To make a show of; to put on a pretence of; to feign; to assume. To make a false display of. [from 16th c.]
(Not comparable) Full and complete.
Devoid of sensation or consciousness; inanimate.
(Slang, dated) Extremely.
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