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Synonyms for stupefying

so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm

making physically stupid or dull or insensible

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shocking with surprise and consternation

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As London mayor in 2015, Boris Johnson accused Mr Trump of "stupefying ignorance" and being "unfit" for the White House when the then-presidential candidate called for a ban on Muslims entering the US.
Pakistan's exclusion from the recent securitytalks on Afghanistan's future seems to be stupefying and does not advance the cause dear to Washington regional stability and a peaceful post-America Afghanistan.
Four of the youth killed, whose bullet- riddled bodies were discovered from various parts of the city has not been identified, while law enforcement agencies remain stupefying silent over the horrific instances.
To non-lovers of the Rajni brand, this line of reasoning, as his movies, will be stupefying.
Yesterday's activities at Anfield were in complete and stupefying contrast to the discretion with which affairs were conducted in the boardrooms of the past.
He admits causing their injuries but claims he was not responsible for his actions because of a drink spiked with a "stupefying drug".
In a stupefying display of ideological bullheadedness, the Bush administration is now targeting unmarried adults up to age 29 as part of its abstinence-only initiative.
At that notorious prison, again in the name of gathering intelligence for the "war on terror," American guards subjected prisoners to stupefying cruelty.
Dr Cala's initial investigation missed evidence that Bill and Pam Weightman, who emigrated from Gateshead with the adopted son who killed them, had been strangled, that they violently fought their attacker and had been administered a stupefying drug.
To read the writings of Wells is to explore a time capsule of the early 20th century in Britain, complete with its most exaggerated hopes and most stupefying fears.
Michael Wright is facing jail after being convicted of spiking a young woman's drink with a stupefying drug so she would submit to sex.
After such a stupefying opening there is a lot of gawking going on.
Added to that is the fact that marijuana, a potent stupefying and addictive psychoactive substance, contains, as do many plants, compounds that have potential for medical development.
Marijuana, a stupefying and addictive psychoactive substance, contains, as do many plants, compounds with potential for medical development.
"The Matrix Revolutions" combines moments of postmodern mysticism with stupefying violence, the radio said in a review Nov.