Meaning of deaden
Pronunciation: (ded'n), [key]
- to make less sensitive, active, energetic, or forcible; weaken: to deaden sound; to deaden the senses; to deaden the force of a blow.
- to lessen the velocity of; retard: to deaden the headway of a ship.
- to make impervious to sound, as a floor.
- to become dead.
- deaden (Thesaurus)