Definitions for stunningˈstʌn ɪŋ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word stunning
arresting, sensational, stunning(adj)
"an arresting drawing of people turning into animals"; "a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten"; "a stunning performance"
causing great astonishment and consternation
"the strike came as a stunning protest against management"; "a stunning defeat"
causing or capable of causing bewilderment or shock or insensibility
"laid the poor fellow senseless with one stunning blow"; "a stunning detonation with volumes of black smoke"
strikingly beautiful or attractive
"quite stunning with large dark eyes and a beautiful high-bosomed figure"; "stunning photographs of Canada's wilderness areas"
Having an effect that stuns.
The stunning jolt from the taser gun made the criminal stop fleeing.
Exceptionally beautiful or attractive.
That woman is stunning!
The film was stunning.
overpowering consciousness; overpowering the senses; especially, overpowering the sense of hearing; confounding with noise
striking or overpowering with astonishment, especially on account of excellence; as, stunning poetry
Stunning is the process of rendering animals immobile or unconscious, without killing the animal, prior to their being slaughtered for food.
The New Hacker's Dictionary
Mind-bogglingly stupid. Usually used in sarcasm. “You want to code what in Ada? That's a ... stunning idea!”
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
My jaw dropped. It was absolutely stunning.
I think it's stunning Donald has refused to do it.
That's pretty stunning, actually. I'm glad they shut that chapter down.
That was a stunning thing to hear, that was never even said out loud before.
It was stunning to sing it. We were moved to tears, especially me, 'cause I had no idea it existed.
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