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stuns

verb
present tense third-person singular of stun

Synonyms of stuns

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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“Stuns.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stuns. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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