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əˈstaʊn dɪŋas·tound·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. astounding, dumbfounding, dumfoundingadjective

    bewildering or striking dumb with wonder

  2. astonishing, astounding, staggering, stupefyingadjective

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. astoundingadjective

    That astounds or astound.

    astounding success

Webster Dictionary

  1. Astounding

    of Astound

  2. Astoundingadjective

    of a nature to astound; astonishing; amazing; as, an astounding force, statement, or fact

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of astounding in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of astounding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of astounding in a Sentence

  1. Ferguson Committeewoman Patricia Bynes:

    The fact that police officers and municipal court officials are using their public emails to tell racial jokes, that just reeks of arrogance and ignorance, it's astounding. They think they are untouchable. The taxpayers have been paying for that racial bias.

  2. Maxime Benoist:

    The attacks were quite astounding, i was in shock; I didn't know how to feel. The city doesn't seem secure and won't for a while.

  3. Lew Bryson:

    Fireball is an incredible phenomenon. The growth of it has just been astounding, for a whiskey, this is unprecedented.

  4. Tom Wagner:

    It is astounding how little we know about Venus, but the combined results of these missions will tell us about the planet from the clouds in its sky through the volcanoes on its surface all the way down to its very core, it will be as if we have rediscovered the planet.

  5. Ken Slusher:

    The number of errors and the comedy of which they happened is astounding to me.

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