What does staggering mean?

Definitions for staggeringˈstæg ə rɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word staggering.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. astonishing, astounding, staggering, stupefying(adj)

    so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm

    "such an enormous response was astonishing"; "an astounding achievement"; "the amount of money required was staggering"; "suffered a staggering defeat"; "the figure inside the boucle dress was stupefying"

Wiktionary

  1. staggering(Adjective)

    Incredible, overwhelming, amazing.

    The army suffered a staggering defeat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Staggering

    of Stagger

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of staggering in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of staggering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Suzanne Lane:

    The sheer amount of products and options that Lululemon now produces is staggering.

  2. Richard Buckminster Fuller:

    Sometimes I think we're alone. Sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the thought is staggering.

  3. Abraham Maslow:

    Sometimes I think we're alone in the universe, and sometimes I think we're not. In either case the idea is quite staggering

  4. Arthur C. Clarke:

    Sometimes I think we're alone in the universe, and sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the idea is quite staggering.

  5. Reid Hartsfield:

    The percentage of lottery winners who are broke after five years is staggering, parents don't want their kids to be that statistic.

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Translations for staggering

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • sconvolgente, sconcertanteItalian
  • ошеломляющий, потрясающийRussian

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