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1. benumb

verb. make numb or insensitive.

Synonyms

  • desensitize
  • numb
  • blunt
  • dull

Antonyms

  • sensitise
  • sensible
  • sensitive
  • unafraid

Etymology

  • be- (English)
  • be- (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • numb (English)

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1. Noun, singular or mass
“Narkissos” probably derives from the word narkao/narke, meaning “benumb,” for the potent properties of the plants and their harmful effects on the nervous system, if applied to open wounds.

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