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deaf

partially or totally unable to hear
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A deafening crash interrupted him, and following the flash one of the giant trees of the forest was seen to blaze up and then topple over.
This elicited loud applause, in the midst of which the orchestra was just striking up a deafening air, when the pyramid tottered, the balance was lost, one of the lower noses vanished from the pyramid, and the human monument was shattered like a castle built of cards!
He was so upset, he wrote an email to NHGOP Chair Jeanie Forrester proclaiming that "the silence of the media regarding my candidacy for Congress is deafening.
So you want a host to recreate the deafening excitement of World Championship Darts?
He (Modi) has been conspicuous by his deafening silence on blatant transgressions by his External Affairs Minister and two of his Chief Ministers," Gandhi said in the national capital.
DEAFENING Hepburn has been very quiet Mark Dingwall, editor of RANGERS fanzine Follow Follow, said: "It's moral and political cowardice for the Sports Minister to dodge the issue.
New Delhi -- India's major opposition Congress party leader Manish Tewari Monday questioned the BJP Government's deafening silence over Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit's invitation to Kashmiri separatist leaders for talks before the foreign secretaries of the two countries meet in Islamabad on August 25.
New Delhi, July 28 ( ANI ): Former union information and broadcasting minister Manish Tewari on Monday questioned the deafening silence of the government on reports of Chinese incursion in Demchok area of Ladakh, and said that it needs to answer to people on this issue.
Contract notice: Supply of hand grenades reduced to deafening effect and elements necessary for their qualification lethality.
A sold-out crowd of 53,208 at the Rogers center rose to their feet and erupted into a deafening roar as the final seconds ticked off the Argos' 35-22 win over the Calgary Stampeders on Sunday in the 100th gray Cup game.
A The best product is called deafening, which is a granular product and is simply poured between the floor and deafening boards.
Fr Iggy O'Donovan from Drogheda, Co Louth, said there has been a deafening silence since the decision was made to sell the pill over the counter.