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synonyms for anesthetize

  • desensitize
  • impair
  • abate
  • alleviate
  • benumb
  • blunt
  • check
  • chloroform
  • consume
  • cushion
  • damp
  • dampen
  • depress
  • deprive
  • destroy
  • devitalize
  • dim
  • dope
  • drown
  • dull
  • etherize
  • exhaust
  • freeze
  • frustrate
  • gas
  • hush
  • incapacitate
  • injure
  • lessen
  • mute
  • numb
  • paralyze
  • quieten
  • reduce
  • repress
  • retard
  • slow
  • smother
  • soften
  • stifle
  • stun
  • stupefy
  • suppress
  • tire
  • unnerve
  • weaken
  • KO
  • knock out
  • lay out
  • put out of order
  • put to sleep
  • tone down
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antonyms for anesthetize

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  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • brighten
  • build
  • construct
  • encourage
  • enlarge
  • extend
  • facilitate
  • help
  • increase
  • indulge
  • intensify
  • invigorate
  • let go
  • magnify
  • mobilize
  • permit
  • push
  • raise
  • refresh
  • stimulate
  • strengthen
  • uplift
  • animate
  • enliven
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      How to use anesthetize in a sentence

      Once Shera was anesthetized that day, the staff pondered her condition.
      DELTA VARIANT NEARLY KILLED A LION DURING NATIONAL ZOO’S COVID OUTBREAKMICHAEL RUANEOCTOBER 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      As the 335-pound animal lay anesthetized on the floor of her enclosure, with a stomach tube down her throat and an intravenous line in a blood vessel for fluids, there seemed to be little improvement.
      DELTA VARIANT NEARLY KILLED A LION DURING NATIONAL ZOO’S COVID OUTBREAKMICHAEL RUANEOCTOBER 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      In the creepy but simple procedure, the surgeon slits two anesthetized mice down their flanks, then sutures and staples them together, side by side.
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      The risk to all of this mindfulness is the possibility that companies will rely on it as a way to anesthetize people to the stresses of work.
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