jaw-dropping

adjective jaw-drop·ping \ ˈjȯ-ˌdrä-piŋ \

Definition of jaw-dropping

:causing great surprise or astonishment

jaw-dropper

play \ˈjȯ-ˌdrä-pər\ noun

jaw-droppingly

play \ˈjȯ-ˌdrä-piŋ-lē\ adverb


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to praise usually to excess

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