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stunner

[ stuhn-er ]
/ ˈstʌn ər /
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noun

a person or thing that stuns.
Informal. a person or thing of striking excellence, beauty, achievement, etc.

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Origin of stunner

First recorded in 1840–50; stun + -er1
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stunner
/ (ˈstʌnə) /

noun

informal a person or thing of great beauty, quality, size, etc
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