HyperDic: stun

English > 3 senses of the word stun:
VERBchangestun, stupefymake senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow
contactstun, sandbaghit something or somebody as if with a sandbag
perceptionstun, bedaze, dazeovercome as with astonishment or disbelief
stun > pronunciation
Soundsstah'n
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > stun: 3 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningmake senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"stun fish"
Synonymstupefy
Broaderimmobilize, immobiliseCause to be unable to move
Spanishatontar, aturdir
Catalanatordir
English > stun: 3 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaninghit something or somebody as if with a sandbag.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThe fighter managed to stun his opponent
Synonymsandbag
BroaderhitDeal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
Spanishaturdir, pasmar
English > stun: 3 senses > verb 3, perception
MeaningOvercome as with astonishment or disbelief.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Example"The news stunned her"
Synonymsbedaze, daze
Broaderdesensitize, desensitiseCause not to be sensitive
Spanishaturdir, deslumbrar
Catalanatabalar, atordir, enlluernar
Nounsstunnera very attractive or seductive looking woman

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