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stunner
American English: /ˈstənər/
British English: /ˈstʌnə/

noun

  • [colloquial]his wife is a real stunner
    su mujer es despampanante [colloquial]
    the car was a stunner
    el coche era una maravilla
    Example sentences
    • The central slow movement is a solemn stunner - very beautiful, without one false or lazy note.
    • Seriously, the girls out there at the moment are just stunners - I mean they must spend hours, if not all day, getting ready.
    • It si not only a great looker on the outside, it's a real stunner within the cabin too.
    Example sentences
    • The real stunner came with his closing comment, that the defendant did not look like he would speed.
    • But the real stunner is that he is pulling 6% of the vote.
    • But the real stunner is this: The biggest winners from the faster productivity growth of the 1990s were workers, not investors.

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