stupor

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin stupor (insensibility, numbness, dullness), from stupeō (I am stunned, I am numb), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tewp-. Distantly related (from Proto-Indo-European, via Proto-Germanic) to stint, stub, and steep.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstjuːpə(ɹ)/, /ˈstʃuːpə(ɹ)/, /ˈstuːpə(ɹ)/
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  • Rhymes: -uːpə(ɹ)

Noun[edit]

stupor (countable and uncountable, plural stupors)

  1. A state of reduced consciousness or sensibility.
  2. A state in which one has difficulty in thinking or using one’s senses.

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Verb[edit]

stupor (third-person singular simple present stupors, present participle stuporing, simple past and past participle stupored)

  1. (transitive) To place into a stupor; to stupefy.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From stupeō +‎ -or.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stupor m (genitive stupōris); third declension

  1. numbness, torpor
  2. stupefaction
  3. stupidity
  4. wonder

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative stupor stupōrēs
Genitive stupōris stupōrum
Dative stupōrī stupōribus
Accusative stupōrem stupōrēs
Ablative stupōre stupōribus
Vocative stupor stupōrēs

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

stupor

  1. indefinite plural of stupa