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Synonyms for benumbed

Verb

1. numb, benumb, blunt, dull, desensitize, desensitise
usage: make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses"

Adjective

1. asleep(predicate), benumbed, numb, insensible (vs. sensible)
usage: lacking sensation; "my foot is asleep"; "numb with cold"
2. dulled, benumbed, uninterested (vs. interested)
usage: 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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