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stun·ning

 (stŭn′ĭng)
adj.
1. Causing or capable of causing emotional shock or loss of consciousness.
2. Of a strikingly attractive appearance.
3.
a. Impressive: gave a stunning performance.
b. Surprising: The President's final decision came with stunning suddenness.

stun′ning·ly adv.
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stunning

(ˈstʌnɪŋ)
adj
informal very attractive, impressive, astonishing, etc
ˈstunningly adv
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stun•ning

(ˈstʌn ɪŋ)

adj.
of striking beauty or excellence.
[1660–70]
stun′ning•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stunning - commanding attentionstunning - commanding attention; "an arresting drawing of people turning into animals"; "a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten"; "a stunning performance"
impressive - making a strong or vivid impression; "an impressive ceremony"
2.stunning - causing great astonishment and consternation; "the strike came as a stunning protest against management"; "a stunning defeat"
surprising - causing surprise or wonder or amazement; "the report shows a surprising lack of hard factual data"; "leaped up with surprising agility"; "she earned a surprising amount of money"
3.stunning - causing or capable of causing bewilderment or shock or insensibility; "laid the poor fellow senseless with one stunning blow"; "a stunning detonation with volumes of black smoke"
disorienting - causing loss of physical or intellectual bearings; "making so many turns to the right and then the left was completely disorienting"; "a sharp blow to the head can be disorienting"
4.stunning - strikingly beautiful or attractive; "quite stunning with large dark eyes and a beautiful high-bosomed figure"; "stunning photographs of Canada's wilderness areas"
beautiful - delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration; "a beautiful child"; "beautiful country"; "a beautiful painting"; "a beautiful theory"; "a beautiful party"
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stunning

adjective
1. (Informal) wonderful, beautiful, impressive, great (informal), striking, brilliant, dramatic, lovely, remarkable, smashing (informal), heavenly, devastating (informal), spectacular, marvellous, splendid, gorgeous, dazzling, sensational (informal), drop-dead (slang), ravishing, out of this world (informal), jaw-dropping, gee-whizz (slang) A stunning display of fireworks lit up the sky.
wonderful average, ordinary, unimpressive, poor, plain, ugly, horrible, dreadful, rotten, mediocre, unattractive, unremarkable, run-of-the-mill, uninspiring, no great shakes (informal)
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stunning

adjective
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Translations
مُذْهِلمُذْهِل، رائِع
ohromujícísenzační
pragtfuld
tyrmäävä
divan
töfrandi
すばらしい
놀랄 만큼 아름다운
izjemenpresenetljivsijajen
jättesnygg
น่าทึ่ง
tuyệt vời

stunning

[ˈstʌnɪŋ] ADJ
1. (= fabulous) [dress, girl] → imponente, deslumbrante, despampanante; [film, performance] → impresionante, sensacional
a stunning blondeuna rubia imponente, una rubia despampanante
you look absolutely stunningestás deslumbrante
the effect is stunningel efecto es impresionante
2. (= startling) [news] → asombroso; [success] → increíble; [defeat] → aplastante
his death came as a stunning blowsu muerte fue un golpe tremendo
3. (= violent) he dealt me a stunning blow on the jawme dio un golpe en la mandíbula que me dejó aturdido or atontado
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

stunning

[ˈstʌnɪŋ] adj
(= magnificent) [woman, good looks, dress, display, performance, view] → éblouissant(e)
You look stunning! → Tu es éblouissante!
(= staggering) [victory, defeat, news] → stupéfiant(e)
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stunning

adj (lit) blowwuchtig, betäubend; (fig) news, victoryfantastisch, phantastisch, toll (inf); dress, girl, effect, view, display, looksatemberaubend; defeat, shocküberwältigend
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stunning

[ˈstʌnɪŋ] adj (news) → sbalorditivo/a, stupefacente; (dress, girl) → fantastico/a, splendido/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

stun

(stan) past tense, past participle stunned verb
1. to make unconscious or knock senseless eg by a blow on the head. The blow stunned him.
2. to shock or astonish. He was stunned by the news of her death.
ˈstunning adjective
marvellous. a stunning dress.
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stunning

مُذْهِل ohromující pragtfuld atemberaubend εκπληκτικός clamoroso tyrmäävä éblouissant divan sensazionale すばらしい 놀랄 만큼 아름다운 ongelofelijk rystende olśniewający impressionante великолепный jättesnygg น่าทึ่ง göz kamaştırıcı tuyệt vời 极好的
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References in periodicals archive ?
Multiple logistic regression analysis of ECMO complications showed that disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), myocardial stunning, and neurological complications were independently associated with increased odds of hospital mortality.
Troponin T for the detection of dialysis-induced myocardial stunning in hemodialysis patients.
Neurohumoral features of myocardial stunning due to sudden emotional stress.
Mechanism of myocardial stunning. Circulation 1990; 82:723-738.
Lima et al., "Neurohumoral features of myocardial stunning due to sudden emotional stress," New England Journal of Medicine, vol.
Extent of right ventricular involvement varies from patient to patient and ranges from myocardial stunning to full blown infarction.
Different forms of myocardial IRI are recognized, of which only the first two are reversible: reperfusion-induced arrhythmias, myocardial stunning, microvascular obstruction, and lethal myocardial reperfusion injury [13].
In clinical situations, the outcomes for acute coronary syndrome patients who are suffering from ischemia-reperfusion are influenced by many unpredictable events, such as myocardial stunning, coronary vascular spasms, or lethal arrhythmia.
This is because the hypertrophied hearts are more vulnerable to the detrimental effects of cardioplegia, such as coronary endothelial dysfunction, cardiomyocyte apoptosis, and myocardial stunning.
Lee, "Myocardial stunning after cerebral infarction," International Journal of Cardiology, vol.
Finally, a mechanism similar to that underlying Takotsubo cardiomyopathy with resultant catecholamine-induced microvascular spasm or dysfunction with myocardial stunning may explain the transient ST-segment elevation and recovery of left ventricular function in estrogen deficient women in our second case [8].
The main clinical symptoms of reperfusion injury include arrhythmias, endothelial cell damage leading to microvascular dysfunction, myocardial stunning, myocyte death and the no-reflow event.1S2