in a stupor

in a stupor

Dazed. A: "Why is Caroline just sitting there, staring into space?" B: "Oh, she's been in a stupor ever since finishing her three-hour exam."

in a stupor

in a dazed condition; in a condition in which one cannot concentrate or think. The drunk driver walked away from the car accident in a stupor. In the morning, Mary remains in a stupor until she drinks coffee.
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Officers who went to the scene found the constable in a stupor.
FULLY LOADED: Lindsay staggers out of a nightclub and collapses; PARTIED OUT: Star in a stupor early yesterday; KERBIE: Star's car crashed at roadside Pictures: X17AGENCY.COM
Taylor is forced to try and hold their lives together while her mother drifts through each day in a stupor. Taylor takes over as "mother," doing all the household chores and managing their budget.
His daughter and adoring son scarcely recognize him as he drags around their house in a stupor, and his wife, Leah, is at the end of her emotional rope.
Several bites of a garden-variety geranium, and a Japanese beetle falls to the ground in a stupor that lasts some 8 hours.
PARTIED OUT: Star in a stupor early yesterday; FULLY LOADED: Lindsay staggers out of a nightclub and collapses; KERBIE: Star's car crashed at roadside Pictures: X17AGENCY.COM