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[Guy. idem (Yansen 26); cf. OED, to bring to an abrupt stand, to nonplus obs. → 1642] v. to stun: 1966 All the ashes from the barrel drop, went up in the tiger face, and it stunted [stunned] him (Crowley 85). (Black)

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Last update: 2011-10-31 19:02
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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