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- v. Present participle of stupefy.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm
- adj. shocking with surprise and consternation
- adj. making physically stupid or dull or insensible
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These are best described as a stupefying roar of bombast occasionally interrupted by a few words of real sublimity.
He later followed that up with a failed polygraph, a press conference that The Huffington Post's Seth Colter Walls called "stupefying," and a thinly veiled implication that Obama was somehow involved in the murder of the choir director at Obama's former church.
Sitting in a cubicle is "stupefying" and isolating, only intensifying a social need.
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You know the kind of stupefying sesquipedalian obfuscation where the scribe appears to be in cahoots to get a commission every time you have to stop and look up a word.
They should not get fooled by the "make believe" kind of stupefying, deceptive advertisements.
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The Tribunal had found it "stupefying" that security had depended on Haradinaj, a war criminal. for the Tribunal's witnesses, there was great concern, and the friendship between
The Tribunal had found it "stupefying" that security had depended on Haradinaj, a war criminal. for the Tribunal's witnesses, there was great concern, and the friendship between [Haradinaj] and the [UNMIK] High representative had had a "chilling" effect.
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