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stunning adj.

Mind-bogglingly stupid. Usually used in sarcasm. "You want to code what in Ada? That's a ... stunning idea!"

--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.

Stun"ning (?), a.

1.

Overpowering consciousness; overpowering the senses; especially, overpowering the sense of hearing; confounding with noise.

2.

Striking or overpowering with astonishment, especially on account of excellence; as, stunning poetry.

[Slang] C. Kingsley. -- Stun"ning*ly, adv. [Slang]

 

© Webster 1913.

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