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Overview of verb stagger

The verb stagger has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (10) stagger, reel, keel, lurch, swag, careen

(walk as if unable to control one's movements; "The drunken man staggered into the room")

2. (6) stagger, flounder

(walk with great difficulty; "He staggered along in the heavy snow")

3. (1) stagger, distribute

(to arrange in a systematic order; "stagger the chairs in the lecture hall")

4. stagger

(astound or overwhelm, as with shock; "She was staggered with bills after she tried to rebuild her house following the earthquake")

Overview of adj staggering

The adj staggering has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) astonishing, astounding, staggering, stupefying

(so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm; "such an enormous response was astonishing"; "an astounding achievement"; "the amount of money required was staggering"; "suffered a staggering defeat"; "the figure inside the boucle dress was stupefying") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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