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stun·ning

stunning

 
pronunciation:
stuh nIng
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: very amazing or shocking.
The dancers gave a stunning performance at the theater last night.He dropped the glass he was holding when heard the stunning news on the radio.No one could believe it when they heard about the team's stunning defeat.
synonyms:
astonishing, astounding, shocking, staggering
antonyms:
ordinary
similar words:
extraordinary, fabulous, incredible, jolting, marvelous, numbing, spectacular, startling
definition 2: (informal) very attractive or excellent.
The bride looked stunning in her lovely dress.
synonyms:
beautiful, exquisite
antonyms:
hideous, ugly
similar words:
attractive, dazzling, fabulous, gorgeous, great, lovely, marvelous, splendid, striking