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Definition of "staggered" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of stagger. (verb)
  • Astonished, taken aback. (adjective)
  • Referring to something that has been arranged in a way that is not uniform (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "staggered" in a sentence
  • "Indeed, when the clothing company that bore his name staggered across the finish line a year ago, drained of cash and oxygen and wobbling on its last legs, it looked less like a veteran marathoner than the victim of a street mugging."
  • "The policy will also be tweaked to include the word "staggered" to amplify the government's understanding that employees begin the work day at different hours."
  • "I remain staggered by the remarkable impact of student teaching on candidates -- for good and bad."
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