astounded


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a·stound

 (ə-stound′)
tr.v. a·stound·ed, a·stound·ing, a·stounds
To astonish and bewilder. See Synonyms at surprise.

[From Middle English astoned, past participle of astonen, to amaze; see astonish.]

a·stound′ing·ly adv.

astounded

(əˈstaʊndɪd)
adj
overwhelmed with amazement and wonder; bewildered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.astounded - filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shockastounded - 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"

astounded

adjective astonished, surprised, shocked, stunned, alarmed, staggered, startled, bewildered, dazed, confounded, electrified, bowled over (informal), dumbfounded, flabbergasted, stupefied, I was astounded by its beauty. I was astounded by its beauty.
Translations
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astounded

[əˈstaʊndɪd] ADJpasmado, estupefacto
I am astoundedestoy pasmado

astounded

[əˈstaʊndɪd] adj (= astonished) → abasourdi(e), stupéfait(e)
to be astounded at sth → être abasourdi(e) par qch, être stupéfait(e) par qch
to be astounded (that) ... → être stupéfait que ...
to be astounded to hear (that) ... → être stupéfait(e) d'entendre que ...
References in classic literature ?
Sometimes I am fairly astounded by their daring and genius.
Then, astounded by the quantity of beer that was lacking, and remembering having seen stale beer made to foam afresh, I took a stick and stirred what was left till it foamed to the brim.
Accordingly, the manufacturer and all hands concerned were astounded when he suddenly demanded George's wages, and announced his intention of taking him home.
Emotions of various sorts were all struggling together in the old man's face, and the two or three bystanders were astounded when they saw the handsome, stately girl fling herself on Mr.
I perceived it coming towards me by the flashing bushes it touched, and was too astounded and stupefied to stir.
The director of her conscience was astounded at having the case presented to him thus with the simplicity of Columbus' egg.
Miss Winifred was astounded to find that her brother had known the fact before, and observed that Camden was the most wonderful man for knowing things and not telling them; whereupon Mary Garth said that the codicil had perhaps got mixed up with the habits of spiders, which Miss Winifred never would listen to.
For this fell purpose he had backed the astounded De Vac twice around the hall when, with a clever feint, and backward step, the master of fence drew the King into the position he wanted him, and with the suddenness of lightning, a little twist of his foil sent Henry's weapon clanging across the floor of the armory.
Stremov drew back, affecting to have blindly followed Karenin, and to be astounded and distressed at what had been done.
He was astounded when I told him that I was a Pan-American.
Having taken this little liberty with the Patriarchal person, Mr Pancks further astounded and attracted the Bleeding Hearts by saying in an audible voice, 'Now, you sugary swindler, I mean to have it out with you
It is a painful reflection to me," said Charles Darnay, quite astounded, "that I should have done him any wrong.