stunned


stunned
adj.
VERBS
appear, be, feel, look, seem, sit, sound, stand

Morton stood stunned, unable to believe his ears.

leave sb

Leaving them all stunned, she walked out of the bar.

ADVERB
absolutely, completely, quite, simply, totally, utterly
rather, somewhat
almost
a little, slightly, etc.
for a moment, momentarily, temporarily
PREPOSITION
at

They seemed stunned at his outburst.

by

She was a little stunned by the news.

with

stunned with grief

Stunned is used with these nouns: ↑amazement, ↑disbelief, ↑expression, ↑look, ↑silence

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • stunned — [ stʌnd ] adjective 1. ) very shocked or upset, especially so that you are unable to act normally: After the attack, stunned villagers wandered the streets. stunned at/by: We were all stunned at her refusal to help. stunned silence: Danny looked… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stunned — [stʌnd] adj too surprised or shocked to speak ▪ He looked completely stunned. ▪ The audience sat in stunned silence …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stunned — index speechless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • stunned — [adj] dazed aghast, amazed, astonished, astounded, bewildered, blown away*, bowled over*, breathless, confounded, confused, dismayed, dumbfounded, flabbergasted, floored, frozen, numb, overcome, overwhelmed, shocked, speechless, startled, stumped …   New thesaurus

  • stunned — UK [stʌnd] / US adjective 1) very shocked or upset, especially so that you are unable to act normally After the attack, stunned villagers wandered the streets. stunned at/by: We were all stunned at her refusal to help. stunned silence: Danny… …   English dictionary

  • stunned — adj. stunned to + inf. (we were stunned to learn of his defection) * * * stunned to + inf. (we were stunned to learn of his defection) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Stunned — Stun Stun, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stunned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Stunning}.] [OE. stonien, stownien; either fr. AS. stunian to resound (cf. D. stenen to groan, G. st[ o]hnen, Icel. stynja, Gr. ?, Skr. stan to thunder, and E. thunder), or from the same… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stunned — adjective 1. filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock (Freq. 2) an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation I stood enthralled, astonished by the vastness and majesty of the cathedral astounded viewers wept… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stunned — /stʌnd/ (say stund) verb 1. past tense and past participle of stun. –adjective 2. Originally World War I Colloquial drunk; inebriated. –phrase 3. like a stunned mullet, Colloquial a. in complete bewilderment or astonishment …   Australian English dictionary

  • stunned — mod. alcohol intoxicated. □ I was imply stunned with the stuff. □ Kelly was stunned and had to be carried home to recover …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions


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