Definition of deafen
deafeningplay \-fə-niŋ, ˈdef-niŋ\
: to make deaf <was deafened by the explosion>
Examples of deafen in a sentence
We were deafened by the explosion.
First Known Use of deafen
DEAFEN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of deafen for English Language Learners
: to make (someone) unable to hear
DEAFEN Defined for Kids
Definition of deafen for Students
: to make unable to hear <We were deafened by the explosion.>
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