Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / stupor

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The first time I read the Bennett and Eklund papers, I sat in a chilled stupor.
De Castellor was now in his seat; and when Castanos came off; the Duke was stunned into stupor, overcome by the illimitable ruin.
Tom sat for a long time before the open window in a state of half stupor, staring at the pictures his mind offered automatically.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The smoke is inhaled into the lungs, producing a momentary stupor and the operation is over.
The kind honest sympathy of this true friend roused Dorothy from her stupor of grief.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
Hans Nilsen got up again, moving about as if he were in a stupor, and at last stood opposite her, as if he were about to speak.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
His hearers were struck with stupor: if the conditions were unacceptable, war became inevitable.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
Then Richard lapsed again into a stupor; and when next he saw the world, he was in the miller's house.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Perhaps—though I am not sure, she said doubtfully, gazing at Dangerfield, who had not come out of his stupor.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
These were the secret black hours, when he lay in stupor after periods of heavy, obstinate drinking.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON

WORDS RELATED TO STUPOR

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

WORD OF THE DAY

sustainabilitynoun | [suh-stey-nuh-bil-i-tee ]SEE DEFINITION
Tired of Typos? Get Help Now!