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Synonyms for blunted

Verb

1. blunt, weaken
usage: make less intense; "blunted emotions"
2. numb, benumb, blunt, dull, desensitize, desensitise
usage: make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses"
3. dull, blunt, change, alter, modify
usage: make dull or blunt; "Too much cutting dulls the knife's edge"
4. blunt, change, alter, modify
usage: make less sharp; "blunt the knives"
5. deaden, blunt, change, alter, modify
usage: make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation; "Terror blunted her feelings"; "deaden a sound"

Adjective

1. blunted, dulled, dull (vs. sharp)
usage: made dull or blunt
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