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stunned

adjective

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1 affected with sudden and great wonder or surprise
  • realizing that they had been left out of the will, the billionaire's relatives just sat there, stunned

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2 suffering from mental confusion
  • the loud noise left her momentarily stunned

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stunned

verb
past tense of stun

Synonyms of stunned (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make senseless or dizzy by a blow
  • a powerful uppercut to the jaw stunned the boxer and sent him crashing to the canvas

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2 to make a strong impression on (someone) with something unexpected
  • the news of their boss's termination stunned the staff

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“Stunned.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stunned. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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