What does astonished mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazed, astonied, astonished, astounded, stunnedadjective

    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"

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  1. astonishedadjective

    Amazed; surprised.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Astonished

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of astonished in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of astonished in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of astonished in a Sentence

  1. Fran Lebowitz:

    When you leave New York, you are astonished at how clean the rest of the world is. Clean is not enough.

  2. Eric Franz:

    My client is shocked and astonished by the allegations.

  3. Mark Twain:

    When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.

  4. Joel Wertheim:

    I was astonished when I saw they were able to pull out an over 100-year-old virus from lung tissue.

  5. Jeff Sessions:

    I reject the idea that America will be a better place if marijuana is sold in every corner store. And I am astonished to hear people suggest that we can solve our heroin crisis by legalizing marijuana – so people can trade one life-wrecking dependency for another that’s only slightly less awful, our nation needs to say clearly once again that using drugs will destroy your life.

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