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A customer can pretty much point anywhere on the menu — numbing mapo tofu, stir-fried greens with garlic, spiced lamb ribs — and hit the jackpot.
It’s become so easy after months and months of this to become numb.
He has had to wear a brace on his right wrist and his left hand is numb.
Just-social friends, over time, can grow numb to each other’s day-to-day.
By the time the last train arrived, my back felt broken, and my hands were numb from the cold.
There was a vicious aching in his nerves, his muscles were flaccid and unstrung; a numbness was in his brain as well.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The nurse hurried forward, and Corydon felt a stinging sensation in her side, and then a delightful numbness crept over her.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Tim cried out that he had been bitten, and that he felt an extraordinary numbness in the limb.
Numbness and tingling follow its application to the limbs or tongue when it is of good quality.
He forced himself to overcome the numbness which his brain cast up to defend itself.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING

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nonesuchnoun | [nuhn-suhch ]SEE DEFINITION