noun, plural (especially collectively) numbfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) numbfishes.
an electric ray, so called from its power of its prey by means of electric shocks.
noun (pl) -fish, -fishes
any of several electric rays, such as Narcine tasmaniensis (Australian numbfish)
noun A stupid person (first form 1876+)
adjective Stupid; numb-brained (1847+)
[nuhm-ing] /ˈnʌm ɪŋ/ adjective 1. causing or insensibility; stupefying: the numbing effects of grief; a story repeated with numbing regularity. [nuhm] /nʌm/ adjective, number, numbest. 1. deprived of physical sensation or the ability to move: fingers numb with cold. 2. manifesting or resembling numbness: a numb sensation. 3. incapable of action or of feeling emotion; […]
[nuhm-ing] /ˈnʌm ɪŋ/ adjective 1. causing or insensibility; stupefying: the numbing effects of grief; a story repeated with numbing regularity.