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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - So surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm.

Usage examples (39)
  • Adjective : a staggering amount of money required in the initial investment
  • Verb (used without object) : After staggering momentarily, he recognized that he had to make a decision
  • Michael Brill looked tired last week as he ducked into his cavernous winery in eastern San Francisco to answer what he described as a staggering number of e-mail messages.
  • The cost of delay, already staggering, is greater every day. for more
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