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English definition of “stupor”

stupor

noun [no plural]     /ˈstjuːpər/
If someone is in a stupor, they are almost unconscious and cannot think clearly , especially because they have drunk too much alcohol : He staggered into the room in a drunken stupor.Sleep and sleepingDrunkenness and sobrietyLosing consciousness
(Definition of stupor noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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