unstaggering

staggering

[stag-uh-ring]
adjective
tending to stagger or overwhelm: a staggering amount of money required in the initial investment.

Origin:
1555–65; stagger + -ing2

staggeringly, adverb
unstaggering, adjective
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staggering (ˈstæɡərɪŋ)
 
adj
astounding or overwhelming; shocking: a staggering increase in demand
 
staggeringly
 
adv

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stagger
1530, altered from stakeren (c.1300), from O.N. stakra or O.Dan. stagra, both "to push, stagger." Cognate with Du. staggelen "to stagger," Ger. staggeln "to stammer." Trans. sense of "bewilder, amaze" first recorded 1556; that of "arrange in a zig-zag pattern" is from 1856. Staggering "amazing" is attested
from 1565.
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