Definitions for numb

Definitions for (verb) numb

Main entry: dull, blunt, benumb, numb

Definition: make numb or insensitive

Usage: The shock numbed her senses

Definitions for (adj) numb

Main entry: numb

Definition: so frightened as to be unable to move; stunned or paralyzed with terror; petrified

Usage: too numb with fear to move

Main entry: asleep, benumbed, numb

Definition: lacking sensation

Usage: my foot is asleep; numb with cold

Main entry: 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

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