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verb [transitive] desensitize pronunciation in American English /diˈsensəˌtaɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydesensitize
he/she/itdesensitizes
present participledesensitizing
past tensedesensitized
past participledesensitized
  1. to make someone react less strongly to something such as violence or pain, often by making them experience it many times
    desensitize someone to something:

    Television desensitizes people to the horrors of war.

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