Origin of stupor
OTHER WORDS FROM stuporstu·por·ous, adjective
Words nearby stupor
How to use stupor in a sentence
The first time I read the Bennett and Eklund papers, I sat in a chilled stupor.
When he emerged from his drunken stupor, his relationship with Methot was kaput.
Even their drinking fountain is famous: a urinal Papa lugged home in a stupor from his favorite bar.The Cat's Meow: Top 10 Destinations for Feline Fanatics|Lonely Planet|December 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The good news is that the departure of Berlusconi could be a tonic that awakens Italy from a stupor of lassitude and indifference.Italy's Troubles Are Not the Tipping Point for Global Economic Collapse|Zachary Karabell|November 10, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Regions with intellectual vigor are more likely to bounce back; those without risk a stupor.
Even in his alcoholic stupor, he instantly knew what it was.
De Castellor was now in his seat; and when Castanos came off; the Duke was stunned into stupor, overcome by the illimitable ruin.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Tom sat for a long time before the open window in a state of half stupor, staring at the pictures his mind offered automatically.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
The smoke is inhaled into the lungs, producing a momentary stupor and the operation is over.
The kind honest sympathy of this true friend roused Dorothy from her stupor of grief.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Hans Nilsen got up again, moving about as if he were in a stupor, and at last stood opposite her, as if he were about to speak.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland