Definition of numbly in English:



See numb

  • ‘He would not, as he walked out of his Chiswick house into the sunshine, have considered that by lunchtime he would be staring numbly at her dead body.’
  • ‘Dressing for the trip home, I stared numbly at the clothes hanging in my closet.’
  • ‘The original film ended with Katharine Ross numbly pushing her shopping cart down the grocery aisle.’
  • ‘Shannon stared numbly at her boyfriend, shocked completely out of her wits.’
  • ‘He paused for a moment, collecting his thoughts I guess, as I sat looking at him numbly.’