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adjective as in astounding

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It was like a constant assault, an almost stupefying catalogue of mindless racial insult and injury.

The blast was a stupefying white flash followed by a body-shaking howl, and it was the cue for a maelstrom of metallic shrieks.

Alig became hooked on heroin, ketamine, cocaine, and Rohypnol—a stupefying blend of substances for the once sober partier.

One can hypothesize that the bad decision came after the consumption of stupefying substances.

Then, as the curses and ribaldry died away, he emerged slowly as from beneath a stupefying load.

Throughout this stupefying recital none of the rest of us stirred, you will conceive.

They brought up with a stupefying slam against the wall of the pig-pen, making the pig squeal apprehensively.

I should work much better if I had some proof-sheets coming in to assure me that my soul-stupefying labor is not in vain.

He journeyed onward, not quickly or decisively, but in the slow walk of one who has been awakened from a stupefying sleep.


On this page you'll find 202 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stupefying, such as: amazing, astounding, bewildering, breathtaking, extraordinary, and impressive.

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