causing, capable of causing, or liable to cause astonishment, bewilderment, or a loss of consciousness or strength: a stunning blow.
of striking beauty or excellence: What a stunning dress you're wearing!

Origin of stunning

First recorded in 1660–70; stun + -ing2
Related formsstun·ning·ly, adverb

Synonyms for stunning

1. stupefying, numbing, dumbfounding, astounding. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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informal very attractive, impressive, astonishing, etc
Derived Formsstunningly, adverb
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