Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a stupefying or being stupefied
- stunned amazement or utter bewilderment
Origin: Fr stupéfaction
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- a. The act or an instance of stupefying.b. The state of being stupefied.
- Great astonishment or consternation.