HyperDic: stupefy

English > 3 senses of the word stupefy:
VERBperceptionstupefy, besotmake dull or stupid or muddle with drunkenness or infatuation
cognitionstupefy, perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfoundbe a mystery or bewildering to
changestupefy, stunmake senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow
English > stupefy: 3 senses > verb 1, perception
Meaningmake dull or stupid or muddle with drunkenness or infatuation.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymbesot
Broaderdesensitize, desensitiseCause not to be sensitive
Spanishabobar, atontarse, atontar, embrutecerse, hacer el idiota, idiotizarse
Nounsstupefactionthe action of stupefying
English > stupefy: 3 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningBe a mystery or bewildering to.
PatternSomething ----s somebody
ModelThe bad news will stupefy him; The good news will stupefy her
Synonymsperplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound
Narrowerelude, escapeBe incomprehensible to
riddleSet a difficult problem or riddle
stump, mix upCause to be perplexed or confounded
Broaderconfuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulateBe confusing / confusing or perplexing to
Spanishasombrar, confundir, desconcertar, incomodar, irritar, molestar, sorprender
Catalandesconcertar, incomodar, irritar, molestar
Nounsstupefactiona feeling of stupefied astonishment
English > stupefy: 3 senses > verb 3, change
Meaningmake senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymstun
Broaderimmobilize, immobiliseCause to be unable to move
Spanishatontar, aturdir
Catalanatordir
Nounsstupefactionthe action of stupefying

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