STUPEFY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of stupefy
Definition:
v. make senseless or dizzy; be mystery or bewildering to
Example:
Disapproving of drugs in general, Laura refused to take sleeping pills or any other medicine that might stupefy her.
Sentence in Classic:
Perhaps my aunt would have given me a packet of High Toast for him and this present would have roused him from his stupefied doze.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
I walked down the narrow passage between the double row of sleepers, holding my breath to keep out the vile, stupefying fumes of the drug, and looking about for the manager.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
His faculties were quite numbed, he was stupefied, and noticing nothing around him went on moving his legs as the others did till they all stopped and he stopped too.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But I was in a manner stupefied by this turning up of my old misdeed and old acquaintance, and could think of nothing else.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
He gazed in stupefied astonishment on the small rebel for some seconds, and then clung for support to the copper.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
His ideas began to grow confused once more; they assumed a kind of stupefied and mechanical quality which is peculiar to despair.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
He took to living more and more alone, utterly overwhelmed, wholly given up to his inward anguish, going and coming in his pain like the wolf in the trap, seeking the absent one everywhere, stupefied by love.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
At the first blush, the princes of Europe, the owls of this dawn, shut their eyes, wounded and stupefied, and only opened them to threaten.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
Marius was stupefied by the novel situation which presented itself to him, to the point of addressing that man almost like a person who was angry with him for this avowal.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
I became stupefied, several times I felt myself perspiring, I was overcome by a sort of paralysis; but this was pleasant and good for me.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context
He journeyed onward, not quickly or decisively, but in the slow walk of one who has been awakened from a stupefying sleep.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context