What is another word for deadening?

252 synonyms found


[ d_ˈɛ_d_ə_n_ɪ_ŋ], [ dˈɛdənɪŋ], [ dˈɛdənɪŋ]

Synonyms for Deadening:

blunting (verb) disabling (verb) numbing (verb) quieting (verb) Other synonyms:

Related words for Deadening:


Quotes for Deadening:

  1. The way they had the room that I was in set up, there was some sort of sound deadening platform that I had to stand on in order to get close enough to the microphone. Phil Harris.
  2. The '80s seem a real positive force. The '70s were deadening in a lot of ways. Paul Kantner.
  3. Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit. W. Somerset Maugham.

Adjectives for Deadening:

  • further,
  • cold,
  • least.