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Synonyms for stunned

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazed, astonied, astonished, astounded, stunned(adj)

    filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock

    "an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation"; "I stood enthralled, astonished by the vastness and majesty of the cathedral"; "astounded viewers wept at the pictures from the Oklahoma City bombing"; "stood in stunned silence"; "stunned scientists found not one but at least three viruses"

    astounded, knocked out(p), astonished, out(p), amazed, stupefied, kayoed, astonied, dazed, stupid(p)

    not surprised, unsurprised, clearheaded, clear-thinking, conscious

  2. knocked out(p), kayoed, KO'd, out(p), stunned(adj)

    knocked unconscious by a heavy blow

    not surprised, unsurprised, clearheaded, clear-thinking, conscious

  3. dazed, stunned, stupefied, stupid(p)(adj)

    in a state of mental numbness especially as resulting from shock

    "he had a dazed expression on his face"; "lay semiconscious, stunned (or stupefied) by the blow"; "was stupid from fatigue"

    not surprised, clearheaded, conscious, unsurprised, clear-thinking

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    amazed, flabbergasted, surprised, astonished, astounded

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  1. Francois Zimeray:

    I'm still a bit stunned. I was inside, I had just sat down after my speech and then I heard shots, we all dove to the floor as we heard the gunshots and tried to protect ourselves, and we crawled to the emergency exit.

  2. Whoopi Goldberg:

    Boycotts – to me – are a pain in the butt, if you want to [ boycott ]... don't go see the movie. ... If we're not here, then we're really not here. Also on the red carpet, actress Kerry Washington, who stunned in a white and black leather dress, told Robin Roberts why she chose to attend Academy Awards.

  3. Lead Pastor James Ludlow:

    We love drive-in movies, frozen yogurt, dates to IKEA and trips to the beach. we are stunned ! Shocked ! Wounded, broken and dismayed. But we know one thing for sure... they are in glory in the loving arms of our King Jesus !

  4. Karen Bass:

    I’m stunned by the news of Gemmel’s death and the tragic and sad circumstances surrounding it, what I am hearing and reading about [Buck’s] conduct with Gemmel is deeply disturbing. If there are other victims, they should come forward immediately.

  5. Iris Warner:

    We are shocked and appalled at the violence used against our mother Iris, better known as Anne to her friends and family - a defenseless 90-year-old-woman, it has left us feeling stunned and sickened. We appeal for anyone with information that could assist police in their investigation to come forward. The person responsible must be brought to justice. Her condition has improved but she is expected to remain in the hospital for a long time for intensive treatment. Iris Warner, a 90-year-old woman in the UK, was brutally assaulted in Iris Warner sleep. Police are searching for Iris Warner attacker. ( Metropolitan Police).

Translations for stunned

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  • зашеметенBulgarian
  • betäubtGerman
  • pökerryksissä, pökertynyt, tyrmättyFinnish
  • stupéfié, abasourdiFrench
  • sbalordito, scioccato, ammaliato, incantato, attonito, stupefatto, basitoItalian
  • остолбеневший, ошеломлённыйRussian

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