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staggering

adjective

Simple Definition of staggering

  • : very large, shocking, or surprising

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of staggering

  1. :  so great as to cause one to stagger :  astonishing, overwhelming <a staggering feat> <staggering medical bills>

staggeringly

adverb

Examples of staggering in a sentence

  1. The storm caused a staggering amount of damage.

  2. <the staggering scope of the new construction on campus>



1565

First Known Use of staggering

1565



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