stupefy: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (st'pu-fī", sty'-), [key]
— -fied, -fy•ing.
  1. to put into a state of little or no sensibility; benumb the faculties of; put into a stupor.
  2. to stun, as with a narcotic, a shock, or a strong emotion.
  3. to overwhelm with amazement; astound; astonish.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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