v. t.1.To stun; to bewilder; to astonish; to dismay.
[imp. & p. p. Astonied ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Astonying. See Astone.]
The captain of the Helots . . . strake Palladius upon the side of his head, that he reeled astonied.
- Sir P. Sidney.
This sodeyn cas this man astonied so,
That reed he wex, abayst, and al quaking.
- Chaucer.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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