A second officer attempted to “stun gun” him on the thigh but failed to make contact, the report says.
Vanderkool makes a string of arrests that stun border patrol compatriots and townsfolk.
The authorities were trying to arrest another man suspected of throwing a stun grenade when Hamdan attacked.
stun grenades exploded on the edges making a sound like a building being detonated.
The Garridos paralyzed her with a stun gun, forced her into their car, and sped off, hiding her under a blanket.
In its figurative sense it can be used to describe a series of incidents calculated to shock or to stun by the enormity of them.
Their intention was to stun her only and then make off with her little bag.
He had hoped by a sudden and overwhelming attack to stun the man and get the girl out into the street.
But I'll be durned if I ever seen a stun fired as neat as that!
He fired, the core of the stun beam striking full into the flat dish of the alien's "face."
c.1300, "to daze or render unconscious" (from a blow, powerful emotion, etc.), probably a shortening of Old French estoner "to stun" (see astonish). Stunning popularized for "splendid, excellent" c.1849.