Definition of stunning
1 : causing astonishment or disbelief <stunning news>
2 : strikingly impressive especially in beauty or excellence <a stunning view> <stunning workmanship>
Examples of stunning in a sentence
Researchers have made a stunning discovery.
Our room had a stunning view of the lake.
First Known Use of stunning
STUNNING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stunning for English Language Learners
: very surprising or shocking
: very beautiful or pleasing
STUNNING Defined for Kids
Definition of stunning for Students
1 : able or likely to make a person senseless or confused <a stunning blow> <stunning news>
2 : unusually lovely or attractive : striking
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