jaw-dropping
adjective Date: 1980 causing great surprise or astonishment • jaw-dropper adjectivejaw-droppingly adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • jaw-dropping — ► ADJECTIVE informal ▪ amazing …   English terms dictionary

  • jaw-dropping — adjective see jaw dropper * * * ˈjaw dropping 8 [jaw dropping jaw droppingly] adjective (informal) so large or good that it is amazes you …   Useful english dictionary

  • jaw-dropping — ADJ Something that is jaw dropping is extremely surprising, impressive, or shocking. [mainly BRIT, INFORMAL, JOURNALISM] One insider who has seen the report said it was pretty jaw dropping stuff. Syn: amazing Derived words: jaw droppingly ADV ADV …   English dictionary

  • jaw-dropping — adjective informal amazing. Derivatives jaw droppingly adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • jaw-drop|ping — «JAW DROP ihng», adjective astonishing; amazing: »Constructing the tunnel was one jaw dropping engineering feat after another …   Useful english dictionary

  • jaw-dropper — ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ noun : something that causes extreme surprise or astonishment the film ends with a jaw dropper of a courtroom scene • jaw dropping ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ adjective • jaw droppingly adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • jaw-dropper — adjective see jaw dropping …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • jaw-droppingly — adverb see jaw dropping …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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