What does stunned mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazed, astonied, astonished, astounded, stunned(adj)

    filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock

    "an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation"; "I stood enthralled, astonished by the vastness and majesty of the cathedral"; "astounded viewers wept at the pictures from the Oklahoma City bombing"; "stood in stunned silence"; "stunned scientists found not one but at least three viruses"

  2. knocked out(p), kayoed, KO'd, out(p), stunned(adj)

    knocked unconscious by a heavy blow

  3. dazed, stunned, stupefied, stupid(p)(adj)

    in a state of mental numbness especially as resulting from shock

    "he had a dazed expression on his face"; "lay semiconscious, stunned (or stupefied) by the blow"; "was stupid from fatigue"


  1. stunned(Adjective)

    Unable to act or respond; dazed; shocked.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stunned

    of Stun

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stunned in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stunned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of stunned in a Sentence

  1. Emma Daly:

    He stopped, looked at me, and instead of answering my question, just reached forward with his hand, touched my chest and then pulled his hand down between my breasts and said 'You're not wearing a bra,' or words to that effect, and then moved on, i was left completely stunned, and the only thing I could say was, 'Yes I am.'.

  2. The Rev. Dr. Gregory Groover:

    I was stunned beyond description.

  3. Marriage President Brian Brown:

    Unelected judges and a handful of lawyers have been pushing state marriage amendments over like sleeping cows, meanwhile, stunned Americans have struggled to make sense of a legal system that puts its own political agenda ahead of the expressed will of the people.

  4. Amy Klobuchar:

    I was really stunned by how he acted at that hearing, one idea here is that he simply was drinking more than he was saying over this time period, and that he didn't remember what happened so I was just simply trying to get at that.

  5. Wildlife Capt. Patrick Foy:

    The only weapon she had was her laptop. She hit the bear with it and stunned it long enough to escape inside the house, she fought back vigorously, which is what you should do with any wildlife in Southern California.

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  • зашеметенBulgarian
  • betäubtGerman
  • pökerryksissä, pökertynyt, tyrmättyFinnish
  • stupéfié, abasourdiFrench
  • sbalordito, scioccato, ammaliato, incantato, attonito, stupefatto, basitoItalian
  • הָמוּםHebrew
  • ದಿಗ್ಭ್ರಮೆಗೊಂಡKannada
  • bedøvetNorwegian
  • остолбеневший, ошеломлённыйRussian

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