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adjective as in dead

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Jose numbed her skin with cream and anesthesia before injecting eight “huge” needles into her rear.

Her husband was a prime example, numbed during his time in Afghanistan.

His subjects were not numbed into conformity, and actively chose to defy their group.

And numbed out, having escaped death on 9/11, notes the World Trade Center “towers collapsing like a deflated carnival castle.”

But the next moment he was on his feet, his rapier firmly gripped once more, for all that his arm still felt a trifle numbed.

Weston was also very hungry, and after beating his numbed hands he thrust them inside his deerskin jacket.

She lay as still as if she were dead, her eyes shut, her wan face numbed into a fixed anguish of expression.

The blazing fire again made the blood circulate through his numbed limbs, and dried his clothes.

My feet were rather numbed after the cold water, as we had to break the ice at every step.


On this page you'll find 231 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to numbed, such as: bitter, bleak, brisk, chilled, cool, and crisp.

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