Synonyms for stunning

Synonyms for (adjective) stunning

Synonyms: stunning

Definition: strikingly beautiful or attractive

Usage: quite stunning with large dark eyes and a beautiful high-bosomed figure; stunning photographs of Canada's wilderness areas

Similar words: beautiful

Definition: delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration

Usage: a beautiful child; beautiful country; a beautiful painting; a beautiful theory; a beautiful party


Synonyms: arresting, stunning, sensational

Definition: commanding attention

Usage: an arresting drawing of people turning into animals; a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten; a stunning performance

Similar words: impressive

Definition: making a strong or vivid impression

Usage: an impressive ceremony


Synonyms: stunning

Definition: causing or capable of causing bewilderment or shock or insensibility

Usage: laid the poor fellow senseless with one stunning blow; a stunning detonation with volumes of black smoke

Similar words: disorienting

Definition: causing loss of physical or intellectual bearings

Usage: making so many turns to the right and then the left was completely disorienting; a sharp blow to the head can be disorienting


Synonyms: stunning

Definition: causing great astonishment and consternation

Usage: the strike came as a stunning protest against management; a stunning defeat

Similar words: surprising

Definition: causing surprise or wonder or amazement

Usage: the report shows a surprising lack of hard factual data; leaped up with surprising agility; she earned a surprising amount of money