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Affected with sudden astonishment or amazement.
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1. completely taken aback; amazed or shocked
2. rare struck by lightning
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also thun•der•strick•en(-ˌstrɪk ən)
1. astonished; dumbfounded.
2. Archaic. struck by a thunderbolt.
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|Adj.||1.||thunderstruck - as if struck dumb with astonishment and surprise; "a circle of policement stood dumbfounded by her denial of having seen the accident"; "the flabbergasted aldermen were speechless"; "was thunderstruck by the news of his promotion"|
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"
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adjective amazed, astonished, astounded, floored (informal), shocked, stunned, staggered, paralysed, dazed, taken aback, petrified, aghast, bowled over (informal), open-mouthed, gobsmacked (Brit. slang), dumbfounded, flabbergasted (informal), nonplussed, flummoxed, rooted to the spot, struck dumb, left speechless, knocked for six (informal) I was thunderstruck - it was like magic!
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
thunderstruck[ˈθʌndəstrʌk] ADJ (fig) → atónito, pasmado, estupefacto
he was thunderstruck by what he discovered → lo que descubrió lo dejó atónito or pasmado or estupefacto
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
thunderstruck[ˈθʌndərstrʌk] adj (= astonished) → abasourdi(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
thunderstruck[ˈθʌndəˌstrʌk] adj (fig) → sbigottito/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995