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benumb Explained

benumb at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

72 Moby Thesaurus words for "benumb":
KO, abate, allay, alleviate, anesthetize, appease, assuage, bedaze,
bemuse, besot, bite, blunt, chill, chloroform, coldcock, cushion,
cut, deaden, deaden the pain, desensitize, diminish, dope, drug,
dull, ease, ease matters, etherize, foment, freeze, frost,
frostbite, give relief, go through, kayo, knock out,
knock senseless, knock stiff, knock unconscious, lay, lay out,
lessen, lull, mitigate, mollify, mull, narcotize, nip, numb,
obtund, pad, palliate, palsy, paralyze, penetrate, petrify, pierce,
poultice, pour balm into, pour oil on, put to sleep, reduce,
refrigerate, relieve, salve, slacken, slake, soften, soothe, stun,
stupe, stupefy, subdue

benumb at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

การเลิก, การเลิกล้ม]
sample:[การล้มเลิกกิจการของบริษัทมีสาเหตุมาจากเศรษฐกิจตกต่ำ]N. expiation
syn:[การชดเชยความผิด, การไถ่บาป]

Benumb at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Benumb \Be*numb"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Benumbed}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Benumbing}.] [OE. binomen, p. p. of binimen to take away,
AS. beniman; pref. be + niman to take. See {Numb}, a., and
cf. {Benim}.]
To make torpid; to deprive of sensation or sensibility; to
stupefy; as, a hand or foot benumbed by cold.

The creeping death benumbed her senses first. --Dryden.

benumb at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

benumb
v : make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses"
[syn: {numb}, {blunt}, {dull}]

benumb at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: prefix » be|numb

Verb

Inter: en-ver » b
  • Inter: transitiv » e To make numb, as by cold or anesthetic.
    1. Inter: transitiv » e To deaden.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-see » make numb|numb


    Inter: trans-see » deaden
    Translation: et » benumb
    Translation: ko » benumb
    Translation: io » benumb
    Translation: kn » benumb
    Translation: ml » benumb
    Translation: pl » benumb
    Translation: ta » benumb
    Translation: te » benumb
    Translation: vi » benumb
    Translation: zh » benumb