numb

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Synonyms for numb

lacking physical feeling or sensitivity

to render less sensitive

to render helpless, as by emotion

Synonyms for numb

make numb or insensitive

lacking sensation

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(followed by 'to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity

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so frightened as to be unable to move

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"He's got to decide whether he is agreeable to having it numbed. But there is a risk, players can get stood on with big toe injuries and, while the injection numbs the pain for two hours, it can get a bit more sore afterwards.
I rather believe that the shock of the disaster had completely numbed our sensibilities.
As the numbed Welsh public struggled to work that morning, I'm sure they felt some sympathy for Mr Ruddock.
Good thing the doctors numbed the eye before the 15-minute surgery.
Rusedski said he was numbed by the news which he received by telephone on Tuesday night.
Those that received traditional methods ended up with just 50% of the area being numbed.