a monumental pile of earth or other material, in memory of Buddha or a Buddhist saint, and commemorating some event or marking a sacred spot.
a domed edifice housing Buddhist or Jain relics Also called tope
noun 1. two or more layers of flannel or other cloth soaked in hot water and applied to the skin as a counterirritant. noun, Slang. 1. a stupid person. noun 1. (med) a hot damp cloth, usually sprinkled with an irritant, applied to the body to relieve pain by counterirritation noun 1. (US, slang) a […]
[stoo-puh-fey-shuh nt, styoo-] adjective 1. stupefying; producing stupor. noun 2. a drug or agent that produces stupor. stupefacient /ˌstjuːpɪˈfeɪʃɪənt/ noun 1. a drug that causes stupor adjective 2. of, relating to, or designating this type of drug
[stoo-puh-fak-shuh n, styoo-] /ˌstu pəˈfæk ʃən, ˌstyu-/ noun 1. the state of being stupefied; stupor. 2. overwhelming amazement. stupefaction /ˌstjuːpɪˈfækʃən/ noun 1. astonishment 2. the act of stupefying or the state of being stupefied
[stoo-puh-fak-tiv, styoo-] adjective 1. serving to stupefy.
verb (used with object), stupefied, stupefying. 1. to put into a state of little or no sensibility; benumb the faculties of; put into a stupor. 2. to stun, as with a narcotic, a shock, or a strong emotion. 3. to overwhelm with amazement; astound; astonish. verb (transitive) -fies, -fying, -fied 1. to render insensitive or […]