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Meaning of NUMBING

Pronunciation:  'numing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  causing numbness or insensitivity; "the numbing effect of grief"
 

NUMBING is a 7 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: desensitising, desensitizing
 

 

 

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