Synonyms for (verb) stupefy

Synonyms: stun, stupefy

Definition: make senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow

Usage: stun fish

Similar words: immobilise, immobilize

Definition: cause to be unable to move

Usage: The sudden storm immobilized the traffic


Synonyms: dumbfound, bewilder, baffle, beat, amaze, puzzle, pose, mystify, nonplus, perplex, stick, stupefy, flummox, gravel, get, vex

Definition: be a mystery or bewildering to

Usage: This beats me!; Got me--I don't know the answer!; a vexing problem; This question really stuck me

Similar words: throw, bedevil, befuddle, discombobulate, confound, confuse, fox, fuddle

Definition: be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly

Usage: These questions confuse even the experts; This question completely threw me; This question befuddled even the teacher


Synonyms: besot, stupefy

Definition: make dull or stupid or muddle with drunkenness or infatuation

Similar words: desensitise, desensitize

Definition: cause not to be sensitive

Usage: The war desensitized many soldiers; The photographic plate was desensitized