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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (verb) numb

Synonyms: dull, blunt, benumb, numb Definition: make numb or insensitive Usage: The shock numbed her senses

Hypernyms: desensitise, desensitize Definition: cause not to be sensitive Usage: The war desensitized many soldiers; The photographic plate was desensitized

Synonyms for (adjective) numb

Synonyms: numb Definition: so frightened as to be unable to move; stunned or paralyzed with terror; petrified Usage: too numb with fear to move

Hypernyms: afraid Definition: filled with fear or apprehension Usage: afraid even to turn his head; suddenly looked afraid; afraid for his life; afraid of snakes; afraid to ask questions

Synonyms: asleep, benumbed, numb Definition: lacking sensation Usage: my foot is asleep; numb with cold

Hypernyms: insensible Definition: incapable of physical sensation Usage: insensible to pain; insensible earth

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

Hypernyms: insensitive Definition: deficient in human sensibility; not mentally or morally sensitive Usage: insensitive to the needs of the patients