What does staggering mean?

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ˈstæg ə rɪŋstag·ger·ing

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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

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How to say staggering in sign language?

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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

Examples of staggering in a Sentence

  1. 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

  2. Suzanne Lane:

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

  3. Emma Watson:

    Its completely staggering to think that this is the only service of its type given that research has found that as many as one in two women experience sexual harassment in the workplace, it finally feels like people are realizing the scale of the problem.

  4. Sam Kass:

    In the United States we throw away around 40 % of what we produce ; and globally, 28 % of the land under cultivation grows food that ends up in landfills, not only are you wasting all of the energy and water -- and the emissions from nitrous oxide from fertilizers -- you then just dump that into a landfill, which produces methane in amounts that is just staggering.

  5. Kelvin Cochran:

    To actually lose my childhood dream-come-true profession – where all of my expectations have been greatly exceeded – because of my faith is staggering, the very faith that led me to pursue my career has been used to take it from me.

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