Definitions for astonishingəˈstɒn ɪ ʃɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

as•ton•ish•ingəˈstɒn ɪ ʃɪŋ(adj.)

  1. causing astonishment or surprise; amazing.

Origin of astonishing:

1520–30

as•ton′ish•ing•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazing, astonishing(adj)

    surprising greatly

    "she does an amazing amount of work"; "the dog was capable of astonishing tricks"

  2. astonishing, astounding, staggering, stupefying(adj)

    so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm

    "such an enormous response was astonishing"; "an astounding achievement"; "the amount of money required was staggering"; "suffered a staggering defeat"; "the figure inside the boucle dress was stupefying"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. astonishing(adjective)əˈstɒn ɪ ʃɪŋ

    very surprising

    an astonishing discovery; astonishingly pale skin

Wiktionary

  1. astonishing(Adjective)

    Causing astonishment in; causing to be astonished.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Astonishing

    of Astonish

  2. Astonishing(adj)

    very wonderful; of a nature to excite astonishment; as, an astonishing event


Translations for astonishing

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

astonishing(adjective)

an astonishing sight.

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