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Verbs (4)

dull, blunt, benumb, numb
v. make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses"

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Adjectives (1)

adj. so frightened as to be unable to move; stunned or paralyzed with terror; petrified; "too numb with fear to move"

Fuzzynyms (33)

blunt, deaden
v. make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation; "Terror blunted her feelings"; "deaden a sound"
v. cause to become stonelike or stiff or dazed and stunned; "The horror petrified his feelings"; "Fear petrified her thinking"
paralyse, paralyze
v. make powerless and unable to function; "The bureaucracy paralyzes the entire operation"
discolorise, discolourise, discolorize, decolourise, decolorise, decolourize, decolorize, decolour, decolor, bleach out, bleach
v. remove color from; "The sun bleached the red shirt"
v. cause to freeze; "Freeze the leftover food"
v. make vapid or deprive of spirit; "deadened wine"
belittle, diminish
v. lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of; "don't belittle your colleagues"
blunt, dull
v. make dull or blunt; "Too much cutting dulls the knife's edge"
v. disturb (someone's) composure; "The audience was jolted by the play"
panic-struck, panic-stricken, frightened, terrified, panicky, panicked
adj. thrown into a state of intense fear or desperation; "became panicky as the snow deepened"; "felt panicked before each exam"; "trying to keep back the panic-stricken crowd"; "the terrified horse bolted"
senseless, insensible
adj. unresponsive to stimulation; "he lay insensible where he had fallen"; "drugged and senseless"
paralyzed, paralytic
adj. affected with paralysis

Synonyms (7)

anaesthetic, anesthetic
adj. characterized by insensibility; "the young girls are in a state of possession--blind and deaf and anesthetic"; "an anesthetic state"
anaesthetized, anesthetized
adj. rendered insensible by means of anesthesia
insensate, insentient
adj. devoid of feeling and consciousness and animation; "insentient (or insensate) stone"
adj. under the influence of a sedative drug

Antonyms (5)

sensitise, sensitize
v. cause to sense; make sensitive; "She sensitized me with respect to gender differences in this traditional male-dominated society"; "My tongue became sensitized to good wine"
adj. having physical sensation; "sensate creatures"
adj. responsive to physical stimuli; "a mimosa's leaves are sensitive to touch"; "a sensitive voltmeter"; "sensitive skin"; "sensitive to light"
adj. being susceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others; "sensitive to the local community and its needs"


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