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amaze, astonish, astound, bewilder, confound, confuse, daze, dumbfound, flabbergast     (informal)   hit (someone) like a ton of bricks     (informal)   knock out, knock (someone) for six     (informal)   overcome, overpower, shock, stagger, strike (someone) dumb, stupefy, take (someone's) breath away  
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  ( stuns    3rd person present)   ( stunning    present participle)   ( stunned    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If you are stunned by something, you are extremely shocked or surprised by it and are therefore unable to speak or do anything.  
usu passive  
Many cinema-goers were stunned by the film's violent and tragic end.      be V-ed  
  stunned      adj  
When they told me she had gone missing I was totally stunned...     
2       verb   If something such as a blow on the head stuns you, it makes you unconscious or confused and unsteady.  
Sam stood his ground and got a blow that stunned him.      V n  

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stunt, stung, sun, stunner

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