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numbing

[nuhm-ing] /ˈnʌm ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
causing numbness or insensibility; stupefying:
the numbing effects of grief; a story repeated with numbing regularity.
Origin of numbing
1625-1635
1625-35; numb + -ing2
Related forms
numbingly, adverb
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  • The din of raucous and numbingly repetitive music reverberates through the smoke-enshrouded joint.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin

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