Definition of numbing
: tending or serving to make numb or spiritless losing by a numbing margin a numbing lecture
Examples of numbing in a Sentence
an utterly numbing class in statistics
the numbing air of that wintry morning
Recent Examples of numbing from the Web
A willingness to break out of an assembly-line format that has become numbing: talking heads describing developments in the case, intercut with often cheesy re-enactments.
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