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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Amazed; highly surprised.

Usage examples (38)
  • Rita was astonished when she received such a big raise.
  • Verb (used with object) : Her easy humor and keen intellect astonished me
  • "The name astonished some and made others smile," he said.
  • I remain astonished at how the MSM ignores the elephant in the room. for more
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