Origin of stunner
Examples from the Web for stunner
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|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|DAILY BEAST
Model Joan Smalls is the kind of stunner who boasts a strong appeal.
Quite a stunner, young Mrs. Nixon is, too, and Bert is a good match for her.The House of Torchy|Sewell Ford
Wait a minute; she'll be back again, I'll be bound—talk of beauties—I did see a stunner.The Weird of the Wentworths, Vol. 1|Johannes Scotus
When a twist in the narrow passage cut off the splotch of daylight, Shann drew his stunner.Storm Over Warlock|Andre Norton
She had never had occasion to turn the stunner on a human being, but she'd used it on game.Legacy|James H Schmitz
She was a stunner after all, and didn't look a day over twenty-eight.Melomaniacs|James Huneker
1829, in pugilism, agent noun from stun. Meaning "beautiful woman" attested by 1848.