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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"


  1. astonishedadjective

    Amazed; surprised.


  1. astonished

    Astonished refers to the state of being greatly surprised or impressed; overwhelmed with sudden wonder or amazement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Astonished

    of Astonish

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  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. Kelly Moore:

    They're all so insanely busy, i know they were astonished when they got their first glimpse from Pfizer on all of the steps in this process, on the thermal shipper and how it worked.

  2. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus:

    How ridiculous and unrealistic is the man who is astonished at anything that happens in life.

  3. Ezequiel Andreu Cazalla:

    These are very strange events, but I dont think theyre attacks. FEMALE PYTHON, 62, AT ST. LOUIS ZOO LAYS 7 EGGS, SEEMINGLY WITHOUT MALE Rocio Espada, who works with the marine biology labratory at the University of Seville, said she was astonished by what shes heard.

  4. John Dyson:

    King John and the barons would surely have been astonished that over time Magna Carta came to be regarded as one of the most important constitutional documents in our history, king John and the barons would not have believed that barons' lists of demands would become a symbol of democracy, justice, Human Rights and perhaps above all, the rule of law for the whole world. But King John and the barons is exactly what has happened.

  5. Ryan Kiesel:

    Frankly, I would be astonished if we get to a point where the governor outright defies an order of our state’s highest court, that said, if she does, there is a word for it. It is called contempt.

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