Definition of stupefaction:
surprise, mystification, discombobulation, awareness, astonishment, fog, bewilderedness, wonder, stupidity, startlement, grogginess, puzzlement, muddle, stupor, insensibility, amazement, befuddlement, perplexity, perplexity, semiconsciousness, trance, shock, dulness, bewilderment.
- dullness (part of speech: noun)
- numbness (part of speech: noun)
Wearied almost to stupefaction by eleven hours of a combat, after which victory seems scarcely less ghastly than defeat, we would gladly remain for the night at the little Rest House of Kanas, but prudence compels us to push on to Tondano, at the other end of the lake, while a capable pony remains at disposal.- "Through the Malay Archipelago", Emily Richings.
I could not confide to Claudet the reason for my stupefaction, and I should have been thankful if you could have understood so that I could have spared you this cruel mortification, but you would not take any intimation from me.- "A Woodland Queen, Complete", Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009.
- "Fruitfulness Fecondite", Emile Zola.