|1.||deprived of feeling through cold, shock, etc|
|2.||unable to move; paralysed|
|3.||characteristic of or resembling numbness: a numb sensation|
|4.||to make numb; deaden, shock, or paralyse|
|[C15: nomen, literally: taken (with paralysis), from Old English niman to take; related to Old Norse nema, Old High German niman]|
Being unable or only partially able to feel sensation or pain; deadened or anesthetized.
Being emotionally unresponsive; indifferent.