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Stunning vs. Stunned

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Stunningadjective

Having an effect that stuns.

‘The stunning jolt from the taser gun made the criminal stop fleeing.’;

Stunnedadjective

Unable to act or respond; dazed; shocked.

Stunningadjective

(informal) Exceptionally beautiful or attractive.

‘That woman is stunning!’;

Stunnedverb

simple past tense and past participle of stun

Stunningadjective

(informal) Amazing; wonderfully good.

‘The film was stunning.’;

Stunnedadjective

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’;

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Stunningverb

present participle of stun

Stunnedadjective

knocked unconscious by a heavy blow

Stunningnoun

The act by which a person or animal is physically stunned.

Stunnedadjective

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’;

Stunningadjective

Overpowering consciousness; overpowering the senses; especially, overpowering the sense of hearing; confounding with noise.

Stunningadjective

Striking or overpowering with astonishment, especially on account of excellence; as, stunning poetry.

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Stunningadjective

commanding attention;

‘an arresting drawing of people turning into animals’; ‘a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten’; ‘a stunning performance’;

Stunningadjective

causing great astonishment and consternation;

‘the strike came as a stunning protest against management’; ‘a stunning defeat’;

Stunningadjective

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’;

Stunningadjective

strikingly beautiful or attractive;

‘quite stunning with large dark eyes and a beautiful high-bosomed figure’; ‘stunning photographs of Canada's wilderness areas’;

Stunningadjective

extremely impressive or attractive

‘she looked stunning’;

Stunning

Stunning is the process of rendering animals immobile or unconscious, with or without killing the animal, when or immediately prior to slaughtering them for food.

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