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Meaning of NUMBNESS

Pronunciation:  n'umnus

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  partial or total lack of sensation in a part of the body; a symptom of nerve damage or dysfunction

NUMBNESS is a 8 letter word that starts with N.


 See Also: symptom



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Numb"ness\, n.
The condition of being numb; that state of a living body in
which it loses, wholly or in part, the power of feeling or

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you feel numbness indicates that you are letting fear take over. You are afraid of taking any risk and failing.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: acedia, aloofness, analgesia, anesthesia, apathy, ataraxia, ataraxy, benumbedness, blah, blahs, callousness, comatoseness, deadness, detachment, disinterest, dispassion, dullness, electronarcosis, heartlessness, hebetude, hopelessness, impassibility, imperception, imperceptiveness, imperceptivity, impercipience, inappetence, inconsiderateness, indifference, insensibility, insensibleness, insensitiveness, insensitivity, insentience, insouciance, lack of appetite, languidness, lethargicalness, lethargy, listlessness, narcosis, narcotization, nonchalance, obtuseness, passiveness, passivity, phlegm, phlegmaticalness, phlegmaticness, pins and needles, plucklessness, resignation, resignedness, sloth, sluggishness, sopor, soporifousness, spiritlessness, spunklessness, stupefaction, stupor, supineness, thick skin, torpidity, torpidness, torpor, unconcern, unfeeling, unfeelingness, unperceptiveness, withdrawnness