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adjective numb pronunciation in American English /nʌm/

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  1. 1
    a part of your body that is numb has no feeling

    After hours of sitting on the floor, her legs had gone numb.

    numb with:

    fingers numb with cold

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numbly

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numbness

 numb pronunciation in American English  noun [uncountable]

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