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Overview of verb numb

The verb numb 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 numb

The adj numb has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) asleep, benumbed, numb

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

2. dead, numb

((followed by `to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive; "passersby were dead to our plea for help"; "numb to the cries for mercy")

3. numb

(so frightened as to be unable to move; stunned or paralyzed with terror; petrified; "too numb with fear to move") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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