Thesaurus / numbness
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It’s become so easy after months and months of this to become numb.
“WE’VE LET THE WORST HAPPEN”: REFLECTING ON 400,000 DEADBY LOGAN JAFFEJANUARY 23, 2021PROPUBLICA
He has had to wear a brace on his right wrist and his left hand is numb.
FIREFIGHTER WHO NEARLY DIED OF COVID BEGS FRONT-LINE WORKERS: ‘PLEASE, GET THE SHOTS’KATIE METTLERJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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.
NEAR THE END OF LIFE, MY HOSPICE PATIENT HAD A GHOSTLY VISITOR WHO ALTERED HIS VIEW OF THE WORLDSCOTT JANSSENJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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.
IN THE WILDS OF FLORIDAW.H.G. KINGSTON
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
WORDS RELATED TO NUMBNESS
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