Stunt

  • 1 Stunt — 〈[ stʌ̣nt] m. 6〉 gefährliche Filmszene, die von einem Stuntman dargestellt wird ● einen Stunt drehen, spielen [zu engl. stunt „Kunststück“] * * * Stunt [stʌnt ], der; s, s [engl. stunt = Kunststück, Trick, H. u.]: gefährliches, akrobatisches… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 2 stunt — [stʌnt] noun [countable] disapproving MARKETING something that is done to attract people s attention to a product or company: • The companies turned the event into a publicity stunt. • They deliberately created a controversial commercial as a… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 Stunt — Stunt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stunted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Stunting}.] [See {Stint}.] To hinder from growing to the natural size; to prevent the growth of; to stint, to dwarf; as, to stunt a child; to stunt a plant. [1913 Webster] When, by a cold… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Stunt — Sm gefährliche, akrobatische Aktion per. Wortschatz fach. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. stunt, dessen Herkunft nicht sicher geklärt ist.    Ebenso nndl. stunt, nschw. stuntman, nnorw. stunt. ✎ Carstensen 3 (1996), 1450f. englisch e …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 5 stunt — sb., et, s el. stunt, ene; lave et stunt; et politisk stunt …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 6 stunt — stunt1 [stunt] vt. [< dial., short and thick, stunted < ME, dull, stupid (with sense infl. by ON stuttr, short) < OE < IE * (s)teud < base * (s)teu , to strike > STOCK] 1. to check the growth or development of; dwarf 2. to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Stunt — Stunt, n. [Cf. {Stint} a task.] 1. A feat hard to perform; an act which is striking for the skill, strength, or the like, required to do it; a feat. [Colloq.] An extraordinary man does three or four different stunts with remarkable dexterity. The …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Stunt — 〈 [stʌ̣nt] m.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s〉 gefährliche Filmszene, die von einem Stuntman dargestellt wird; einen Stunt drehen, spielen [Etym.: zu engl. stunt »Kunststück«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 9 stunt — Ⅰ. stunt [1] ► VERB ▪ retard the growth or development of. ORIGIN from dialect stunt «foolish, stubborn», from Germanic. Ⅱ. stunt [2] ► NOUN 1) an action displaying spectacular skill and daring …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 stunt´ed|ly — stunt|ed «STUHN tihd», adjective. 1. checked in growth or development; undeveloped; dwarfed: »a knot of stunted hollies (Thomas Hardy). 2. disproportionately or abnormally short or small. 3. (of growth or development) checked or arrested.… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 stunt|ed — «STUHN tihd», adjective. 1. checked in growth or development; undeveloped; dwarfed: »a knot of stunted hollies (Thomas Hardy). 2. disproportionately or abnormally short or small. 3. (of growth or development) checked or arrested. –stunt´ed|ly,… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 Stunt — Stunt, n. 1. A check in growth; also, that which has been checked in growth; a stunted animal or thing. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: A whale two years old, which, having been weaned, is lean, and yields but little blubber. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 stunt — stənt vt to hinder the normal growth, development, or progress of <an emotionally stunted child> * * * (stunt) to retard the growth of …

    Medical dictionary

  • 14 Stunt — [stʌnt] der; s, s <aus gleichbed. engl. amerik. stunt, eigtl. »Kunststück, Trick«, weitere Herkunft ungeklärt> gefährliches akrobatisches Kunststück, bes. als Szene eines Films, in der ein Stuntman od. eine Stuntfrau die Rolle des… …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 15 stunt — stunt·ed·ness; stunt; …

    English syllables

  • 16 stunt|y — stunt|y1 «STUHN tee», adjective. = stunted. (Cf. ↑stunted) stunt|y2 «STUHN tee», adjective. done for display; showy: »Writing should be literate but not fine, amusing but not facetious, attractive but not stunty (Observer) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 stunt — index lessen Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 18 Stunt — [stant] der; s, s; Film, TV; ein gefährliches Kunststück, das ein Stuntman macht …

    Langenscheidt Großwörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache

  • 19 stunt — [n] deed, trick achievement, act, antic, caper, exploit, feat, feature, performance, sketch, skit, tour de force; concepts 264,384 …

    New thesaurus

  • 20 Stunt — [stant ], der; s, s <englisch> (gefährliches, akrobatisches Kunststück [als Filmszene]) …

    Die deutsche Rechtschreibung