How Do You Spell DEADENED?

Correct spelling for the English word "deadened" is [d_ˈɛ_d_ə_n_d], [dˈɛdənd], [dˈɛdənd]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of DEADENED

  1. devoid of physical sensation; numb; "his gums were dead from the novocain"; "she felt no discomfort as the dentist drilled her deadened tooth"; "a public desensitized by continuous television coverage of atrocities"

Common Misspellings for DEADENED

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Usage Examples for DEADENED

  1. It was something certainly,- a deadened, muffled, shuffling sound directly in our front, followed by a strange noise of scraping, as if with a dull knife on wood. - "My Lady of the North" by Randall Parrish
  2. Yet his feelings were still acute, although his faculties appeared to be deadened by excess of suffering. - "The Pirate" by Frederick Marryat
  3. As they sped through the gardens, the stables and the trees hid them from the sight of those in the palace, and the turf, upon which the driver had turned the horses for greater safety, deadened the sound of their flight. - "Soldiers of Fortune" by Richard Harding Davis
  4. All other sensations are deadened. - "Kitty's Conquest" by Charles King
  5. He had fallen again into an apparently unconscious and deadened stupor. - "By Berwen Banks" by Allen Raine