verb (used with object), stunned, stun·ning.
verb (used without object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM stunun·stunned, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for stun
He also possessed a crossbow, several machetes, a stun gun and smoke devices, prosecutors said.First indictment in Capitol riot charges Ala. man who allegedly brought molotov cocktails|Spencer Hsu, Shayna Jacobs|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
He said one officer suffered an apparent heart attack after he was hit six times with a stun gun, and another lost the tip of his right index finger, possibly when it was crushed.Beaten, sprayed with mace and hit with stun guns: police describe injuries to dozens of officers during assault on U.S. Capitol|Peter Hermann, Julie Zauzmer|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
The authorities were trying to arrest another man suspected of throwing a stun grenade when Hamdan attacked.A New Intifada? Israel’s Arab Citizen Uprising Spreads|Creede Newton|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even show ponies are not exempt from ending up in a narrowing chute that feeds the condemned in single file into the “stun box.”
Last month he stepped on a police stun grenade as it blew up, shredding his clothes and fracturing ribs.
Stun grenades exploded on the edges making a sound like a building being detonated.
Riot police used stun grenades and batons to violently beat them back.
He tole me I was to have all the money Miss Dory had been layin' up, an' he would send me mo' for the stun.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
There had come to him an introductory statement; it was a smashing thing—a thing that would arrest and stun!Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
It was impossible to align the sights of his stun gun with any of those flitting shadows, Raf discovered.
Once more the party was alert, ready for trouble, and taking his cue from them, he kept his stun gun in his hand.
The stun ray, which had acted upon living creatures, could not govern the delicate mechanism in the hound's interior.