Predicate: stupefy

Roleset id: stupefy.01 , astound, cause stupor in, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stupefy.01: STUPEFY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'stupefy' based on internet usage examples, membership in VN; adjectival 'stupefied' based on BOLT-2,3. VerbNet entry 31.1. (from stupefy.01-v) STUPEFIED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from stupefied.01-j)


stupefied (j.)
stupefy (v.)Experiencer_obj Stimulus_focus Emotion_directed


        Arg0-PAG: causer of stupor (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: stupefied entity (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, if separate from cause

Example: all args

        Then, he stupefied the audience by eating fire.

        Argm-tmp: Then
        Arg0: he
        Rel: stupefied
        Arg1: the audience
        Arg2: by eating fire

Example: adjectival rel: stupefied

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        We were stupefied .

        Arg1: We
        Rel: stupefied