stunning Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “stunning” in the English Dictionary

"stunning" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈstʌn.ɪŋ/

stunning adjective (BEAUTIFUL)

B2 extremelybeautiful or ​attractive: a stunning ​dress a stunning ​view over the ​bay of Saint Tropez
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stunning adjective (SHOCKING)

shocking or very ​impressive: All the ​ideas have a stunning ​simplicity.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
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a stunningly ​beautiful/​attractive woman He's stunningly ​naive for a ​person of his ​age.
(Definition of stunning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stunning" in American English

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stunningadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈstʌn·ɪŋ/

stunning adjective [not gradable] (BEAUTIFUL)

extremelybeautiful or ​attractive: They make a stunning ​couple.

stunning adjective [not gradable] (SHOCKING)

shocking or ​surprising: a stunning ​victory
(Definition of stunning from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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