stupefied

[ stoo-puh-fahy, styoo- ]SEE DEFINITION OF stupefied
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STUPEFIED

She went slowly from the room, and he remained staring, stupefied.

I was stupefied and desperate afterwards on hearing all that people told me.

She was a foreigner, but spoke French so perfectly that I was stupefied.

I must confess that I was stupefied with admiration for this plucky man.

But she looked at the trees and was stupefied, for not a leaf was stirring.

He had, in truth, the dazed manner of one stupefied by some powerful narcotic.

And this is what I had been stupefied to note: he was clean shaven!

He, stupefied, watched her trotting to and fro, twisting about and singing as she went.

Gagniere was stupefied; where the deuce could he have lost her?

Then Claude, stupefied by that triumph, virtually forgot everything else.

WORD ORIGIN

1510s (implied in past participle stupefact), from Middle French stupéfier, from Latin stupefacere "make stupid or senseless," from stupere "be stunned" (see stupid) + facere "to make" (see factitious).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR STUPEFIED

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.