a person or thing that stuns.
Informal. a person or thing of striking excellence, beauty, achievement, etc.
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How to use stunner in a sentence
A Summit at the Top of the WorldStaying in the Northern Hemisphere, this destination is a jaw-dropping stunner.
Seeing the dynamic duo on the new console is truly a stunner.The Best PS5 games to show off the console’s next-gen features | Billy Cadden | July 23, 2021 | Popular-Science
A year later, as questions mounted about how the one-year delay had affected her Olympics preparation, Biles answered with another stunner in her first competition following the postponement—a Yurchenko double pike vault.Simone Biles Is Already the Best Gymnast Ever. She'll Be Even Better for Tokyo | Alice Park | June 24, 2021 | Time
Deemed Prince’s muse,the stunner shared a bond with the late singer that she tells ESSENCE she’ll cherish forever, and one that stays with her each and every day.Damaris Lewis On Her Friendship With Prince And The New Urban Decay Collection Inspired By Him | Blake Newby | May 28, 2021 | Essence.com
That’s how I ended up assembling the layers of this stunner from Dessert Person, Claire Saffitz’s book that seemingly everyone I know is baking from at the moment.
Meanwhile, U.S. defender Matt Besler, who seemed a bit dinged up after that Portugal stunner, will be good to go.USA vs. Germany World Cup Primer: Everything You Need to Know About the Epic Showdown | Marlow Stern | June 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Nineties' grunge rockers Pearl Jam are back with a stunner of a video and a great song.Robin Thicke, Jay Z & More Best Music Videos of the Week (VIDEO) | Victoria Kezra | August 31, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Model Joan Smalls is the kind of stunner who boasts a strong appeal.
The Florida-born stunner is pouty in a thoroughly concealing white sleeveless knit top.Kate Upton Lands Second Vogue Cover; Lena Dunham Does Twiggy | The Fashion Beast Team | December 6, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
To which most people will likely answer, unless what follows is a serious stunner: "Oh, enough."
The Guide aimed quickly and pressed the trigger of the ultrasonic stunner.Hunter Patrol | Henry Beam Piper and John J. McGuire
Wade must have got in a pretty heavy charge; for the report was a stunner.Left on Labrador | Charles Asbury Stephens
Foker whispered to Pen, who regarded her with eyes of evident admiration, that he considered her "a stunner."A History of Pendennis, Volume 1 | William Makepeace Thackeray
Aunt stunner had taken matters into her own hands, and the game had commenced in earnest.
Presently she went off to dance with him, and Aunt stunner sat down by me.
British Dictionary definitions for stunner
informal a person or thing of great beauty, quality, size, etc
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