The situation was fast becoming unbearable, and we knew that we should have to deliver a stunning
stroke at the Greeks in order to regain the old-time respect in which we had stood.
In short, a sudden, colossal, stunning
blow was to be struck.
Now, the noise of the wheels resolved itself into some wild tune in which he could recognise scraps of airs he knew; now, there was nothing in his ears but a stunning
and bewildering sound, like rushing water.
Numa turned to flee, but his way was barred by a fusilade of sharp-cornered missiles, and then, upon the edge of the clearing, great Taug met him with a huge fragment of rock as large as a man's head, and down went the Lord of the Jungle beneath the stunning
There is no stunning
confutation of his nonsense before men and angels.
Take my word for it, that smile was simply stunning
, and it is only you and I who will be fastidious, and complain that true joy begins in the eyes, and that the eyes of Jacky did not accord with her smile, but were anxious and hungry.
She bakes such stunning
murphies, we'll have a penn'orth each for tea.
But from the other side came a stunning
blow on the point of my jaw, and I heard Paul scream angrily, "Now will you keep away?
What of my impetus and the stunning
surprise, I clattered three or four steps along the deck before I could stop myself.
As if that wasn't stunning
enough, a hundred lions is turned into the same wild-beast-show all at once
But, it has raised concerns over Defra's decision not to include stunning
parameters for poultry killed 'in accordance with religious rites' in the new Welfare of Animals at the Time of Killing (WATOK) Regulations.
Groups who practice non-stun slaughter claim that the act of slaughter itself is instantaneous (a fact that is hotly debated by some) and they also point to instances of mis-stun where the stunning