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Synonyms for deaden

Synonyms for deaden

to render less sensitive

to decrease or dull the sound of

Synonyms for deaden

make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible

cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients

make vapid or deprive of spirit

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lessen the momentum or velocity of

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become lifeless, less lively, intense, or active

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make less lively, intense, or vigorous

convert (metallic mercury) into a grey powder consisting of minute globules, as by shaking with chalk or fatty oil

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The vinyl foam construction is hard wearing and will also deaden sound.
Deaden the ball on contact by "catching" it with the head of the bat.
Well meant but simplistic chunks of dialogue among three main characters, representing sensuality (Emily Molnar as a Healer/Physician), spirituality (John Ottmann as a Theologian), and intellectualism (Todd Woffinden as an Astronomer), continually deaden the momentum.
It really does spoil the music altogether unless a good deal of tone control is used to deaden the treble.
99), made from a hybrid foam rubber, deaden the string slap and limb vibration of your recurve bow.
One thing that makes us real vulnerable -- you handle a difficult shift, a child homicide -- and you're dealing with the stress of that so you unwind with a couple glasses of wine and deaden the emotions.
San Francisco designer Steve Osburn's answer was a suite of coordinated storage units of 3/4-inch maple plywood (including a generous desktop of maple-trimmed plastic laminate), fabric-wrapped fiberboard on the walls (to deaden sound and hide pushpin holes), and a custom bed.
Vibracheck[TM] Limb Bands and BackStop[TM] deaden vibration and noise.
Radio frequency energy is used to deaden the cells in these abnormal circuits, which conduct electrical impulses inappropriately, thereby causing rapid heartbeats or tachycardia.
Factory installed Vibracheck[TM] String Chubs deaden string noise.