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Definition 1: make soundproof - [verb of change]

Samples where deafen or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • deafen a room

(deafen is a kind of ...) lessen in force or effect

"soften a shock" "break a fall"

Definition 2: make or render deaf - [verb of perception]

Samples where deafen or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a deafening noise

Synonyms for deafen in the sense of this definition

(deafen is a kind of ...) cause not to be sensitive

"The war desensitized many soldiers" "The photographic plate was desensitized"

Definition 3: be unbearably loud - [verb of perception]

Samples where deafen or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a deafening noise

(deafen implies ...) emit a noise

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