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ADJECTIVE (3)

1. so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm;
- Example: "such an enormous response was astonishing"
- Example: "an astounding achievement"
- Example: "the amount of money required was staggering"
- Example: "suffered a staggering defeat"
- Example: "the figure inside the boucle dress was stupefying"
[syn: astonishing, astounding, staggering, stupefying]

2. making physically stupid or dull or insensible;
- Example: "a stupefying blow to the head"
- Example: "the stupefying effects of hemp"

3. shocking with surprise and consternation;
- Example: "the stupefying impact of the tragedy"

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3 definitions retrieved:

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Stupefy \Stu"pe*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stupefied; p. pr. & vb. n. Stupefying.] [F. stup['e]fier, fr. L. stupere to be stupefied + ficare (in comp.) to make, akin to facere. See Stupid, Fact, and cf. Stupefacient.] [Written also stupify, especially in England.] 1. To make stupid; to make dull; to blunt the faculty of perception or understanding in; to deprive of sensibility; to make torpid. [1913 Webster] The fumes of drink discompose and stupefy the brain. --South. [1913 Webster] 2. To deprive of material mobility. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] It is not malleable; but yet is not fluent, but stupefied. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

stupefying adj 1: 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" [syn: astonishing, astounding, staggering, stupefying] 2: making physically stupid or dull or insensible; "a stupefying blow to the head"; "the stupefying effects of hemp" 3: shocking with surprise and consternation; "the stupefying impact of the tragedy"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

42 Moby Thesaurus words for "stupefying": analgesic, anesthetic, bloodcurdling, deadening, dulling, exceptional, extraordinary, fabulous, hair-raising, indescribable, ineffable, legendary, marvelous, mythical, narcotic, noteworthy, numbing, paralyzing, petrifying, phenomenal, portentous, prodigious, remarkable, stunning, stupendous, terrifying, terror, terror-bearing, terror-breathing, terror-breeding, terror-bringing, terror-fraught, terror-giving, terror-inspiring, terror-striking, terrorful, terroristic, unexampled, unparalleled, unprecedented, unspeakable, wonderful