Definition: rather shocking, surprising, or large
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): astounding, shocking
Antonym(s): unimpressive, ordinary
1. Because the price of ground beef is staggering, my family eats a lot of chicken.
2. I had to quit my job when my salary was cut by a staggering fifty percent.
3. When investors saw the stock experience a staggering rise in value, they were sorry they hadn’t purchased the commodity.