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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Affect with wonder.

Usage examples (40)
  • Always do right - this will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
  • He hid himself, and worked always to astonish, which is an egotism, and therefore little.
  • The Brits must use "astonish" differently than do Yanks.
  • When heaven's vast orb first strikes th 'astonish'd sight. for more
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