What is another word for deaden?

Synonyms for deaden
ˈdɛd ndead·en

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term deaden.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. deaden

    Synonyms:
    benumb, paralyze, blunt, damp, subdue

    Antonyms:
    sharpen, quicken, enliven

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dampen, deaden, dampverb

    make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible

    "muffle the message"

    Synonyms:
    stifle, mute, weaken, dull, wash, muffle, blunt, dampen, girdle, tone down, break, damp, moisten, soften

    Antonyms:
    enliven, invigorate, liven up, liven, animate

  2. girdle, deadenverb

    cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients

    "girdle the plant"

    Synonyms:
    blunt, gird, girdle, dampen, damp

    Antonyms:
    animate, invigorate, liven up, enliven, liven

  3. deadenverb

    make vapid or deprive of spirit

    "deadened wine"

    Synonyms:
    damp, girdle, dampen, blunt

    Antonyms:
    animate, liven, enliven, invigorate, liven up

  4. deadenverb

    lessen the momentum or velocity of

    "deaden a ship's headway"

    Synonyms:
    damp, girdle, dampen, blunt

    Antonyms:
    invigorate, liven, liven up, animate, enliven

  5. deadenverb

    become lifeless, less lively, intense, or active; lose life, force, or vigor

    Synonyms:
    damp, girdle, dampen, blunt

    Antonyms:
    animate, liven up, liven, enliven, invigorate

  6. deaden, bluntverb

    make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation

    "Terror blunted her feelings"; "deaden a sound"

    Synonyms:
    benumb, dull, numb, blunt, girdle, damp, dampen

    Antonyms:
    animate, enliven, liven up, liven, invigorate

  7. deadenverb

    convert (metallic mercury) into a grey powder consisting of minute globules, as by shaking with chalk or fatty oil

    Synonyms:
    damp, girdle, dampen, blunt

    Antonyms:
    invigorate, liven, enliven, animate, liven up

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. deadenverb

    Synonyms:
    weaken, impair, dull, damp, dampen

  2. deadenverb

    Synonyms:
    blunt, benumb, paralyze, obtund, hebetate, make insensible

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. deadenverb

    Synonyms:
    blunt, benumb, hebetate, moderate, devitalize, subdue

How to pronounce deaden?

How to say deaden in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#1618break
#5204wash
#11372blunt
#13293dull
#15923mute
#18220damp
#23051numb
#25411weaken
#30385soften
#35630girdle
#43067stifle
#51445dampen
#54755subdue
#85178paralyze
#87201moisten
#102581gird
#115405muffle
#158158deaden

Translations for deaden

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for deaden »

Translation

Find a translation for the deaden synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"deaden." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 12 Aug. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/deaden>.

Discuss these deaden synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for deaden?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    What's the synonym of twee?
    • A. precious
    • B. tasteless
    • C. hopefully
    • D. gift

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for deaden: