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Adjective
Startling, surprising or shocking in an unexpected way
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“It is a testament to the quality of the actors that they were able to wring rudimentary sympathy out of this stupefying script.”
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Relating to or denoting narcotics or their effects or use
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Causing a feeling of surprise, fear or dismay
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Strange to the point of causing confusion or disbelief
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Having an overwhelming effect on the imagination
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Causing of amazement
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“Euripides claims that Aiskhylos used to stupefy his audiences with theatrical effects and portentous language.”
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To be inspiring boredom
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Present participle for to make (someone) unable to think or feel properly
“Surgeons would attempt to stupefy the patient with alcohol, opium, or morphia, but with little effect.”
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Present participle for to inebriate or anesthetize through the use of a drug
“The largest opiates have no other effect than to stupefy the patient.”
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Present participle for to sedate or calm, especially with the use of a drug
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Present participle for to immobilize or stop (from) moving, especially suddenly
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Present participle for to frighten greatly
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Present participle for to stupefy by doping with a chemical substance or alcohol
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Present participle for to produce a state of hypnosis in (someone)
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