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deafen

verb [T] uk   us   /ˈdef.ən/
If a very loud noise deafens you, it makes you deaf, or makes you temporarily unable to hear the other sounds near you: The explosion permanently deafened her in her right ear.
Translations of “deafen”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使失聰,使耳聾…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使失聪,使耳聋…
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