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Overview of verb benumb

The verb benumb has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. numb, benumb, blunt, dull

(make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses")


Overview of adj benumbed

The adj benumbed has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. asleep, benumbed, numb

(lacking sensation; "my foot is asleep"; "numb with cold")

2. dulled, benumbed

(having lost or been caused to lose interest because of overexposure; "the mind of the audience is becoming dulled"; "the benumbed intellectual faculties can no longer respond")

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