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a·ston·ish

 (ə-stŏn′ĭsh)
tr.v. as·ton·ished, as·ton·ish·ing, as·ton·ish·es
To fill with sudden wonder or amazement. See Synonyms at surprise.

[Alteration of Middle English astonen, from Old French estoner, from Vulgar Latin *extonāre : Latin ex-, ex- + Latin tonāre, to thunder; see (s)tenə- in Indo-European roots.]

a·ston′ish·ing·ly adv.

astonished

(əˈstɒnɪʃt)
adj
filled with amazement; greatly surprised
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.astonished - filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shockastonished - filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock; "an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation"; "I stood enthralled, astonished by the vastness and majesty of the cathedral"; "astounded viewers wept at the pictures from the Oklahoma City bombing"; "stood in stunned silence"; "stunned scientists found not one but at least three viruses"
surprised - taken unawares or suddenly and feeling wonder or astonishment; "surprised by her student's ingenuity"; "surprised that he remembered my name"; "a surprised expression"

astonished

adjective amazed, surprised, staggered, bewildered, astounded, dazed, stunned, confounded, perplexed, gobsmacked (informal), dumbfounded, flabbergasted (informal), stupefied I was astonished by his stupidity.
Translations
užaslý
forbløffet
hämmästynyt
iznenađen
驚いた
놀란
förvånad
ที่ประหลาดใจ
kinh ngạc

astonished

[əˈstɒnɪʃt] ADJestupefacto, pasmado
to be astonishedasombrarse (at de) I am astonished thatme asombra que ... + subjun

astonished

[əˈstɒnɪʃt] adjétonné(e), stupéfait(e)
to be astonished at sth, to be astonished by sth → être étonné(e) de qch, être stupéfait(e) de qch
to be astonished at sb, to be astonished by sb → être étonné(e) par qn, être stupéfait(e) par qn
to be astonished to hear sth → être étonné(e) d'entendre qch, s'étonner d'entendre qch
to be astonished to see sth → être étonné(e) de voir qch, s'étonner de voir qch

astonished

مَذْهُول užaslý forbløffet erstaunt κατάπληκτος estupefacto hämmästynyt étonné iznenađen stupito 驚いた 놀란 verbaasd forbauset zdumiony pasmado ошеломленный förvånad ที่ประหลาดใจ şaşırmış kinh ngạc 惊讶的
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