Thesaurus / benumbed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The squall passed as swiftly as it had come, and it left Shefford so benumbed he could not hold the bridle.

Any one can see by his benumbed expression that he's a married man.

Faro Nell and Her FriendsAlfred Henry Lewis

But she did not stir, she did not speak, so benumbed was she with grief.

Doctor PascalEmile Zola

I think I am benumbed now; but at least I am sure that I have acted right.

In a short time, my extremities were benumbed, and my limbs shivered and ached as if I had been seized by an ague.

Edgar HuntleyCharles Brockden Brown

He was benumbed with the cold and shocked into half insensibility at the tremendous proportions of the storm.

She just managed to strike the door with her benumbed hands, and then fell insensible.

In the wild solitude of winter I am benumbed, and the tear becomes a pearl, like the closed grief of the ocean.

My thin blood seemed to suck up the cold until I was benumbed and almost unable to move the wheel.

The Log of a Sea-WaifFrank T. Bullen

With a nervous start, that benumbed his frame like a powerful shock, he awoke, bathed in perspiration and half dead with fright.

The Bunsby papersJohn Brougham

USE benumbed IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

WORDS RELATED TO BENUMBED

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.