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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Taken unawares or suddenly and feeling wonder or astonishment.

Usage examples (41)
  • To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.
  • surprised by her student's ingenuity
  • Verb (used with object) : Her beauty surprised me. ,We surprised the children raiding the cookie jar. ,to surprise the facts from the witness....
  • Noun : His announcement was a surprise to all for more
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