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Princeton's WordNet

  1. numb, benumb, blunt, dullverb

    make numb or insensitive

    "The shock numbed her senses"


  1. benumbverb

    To make numb, as by cold or anesthetic.

  2. benumbverb

    To deaden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Benumbadjective

    to make torpid; to deprive of sensation or sensibility; to stupefy; as, a hand or foot benumbed by cold


  1. Benümb

    Benümb was a grindcore band from Oakland, California.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Benumb

    be-num′, v.t. to make insensible or powerless: to stupefy (now chiefly of cold): to deaden the feelings: to paralyse generally.—p.adj. Benumbed′.—ns. Benumbed′ness, Benumb′ment. [Pfx. be- and Numb.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of benumb in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of benumb in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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