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sur·prised

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surprisedadjective

    taken unawares or suddenly and feeling wonder or astonishment

    "surprised by her student's ingenuity"; "surprised that he remembered my name"; "a surprised expression"

Wiktionary

  1. surprisedadjective

    Caused to feel surprise, amazement or wonder, or showing an emotion due to an unexpected event.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Surprised

    of Surprise

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surprised' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2347

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surprised' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1426

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surprised' in Adjectives Frequency: #285

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of surprised in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of surprised in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of surprised in a Sentence

  1. Matt Haupt:

    I was surprised to see the stock was down. I thought there would have been a better reaction, i think some investors are still worried about the size of the fine and what will come out of the Austrac investigations.

  2. Rory McIlroy:

    Sawgrass and I didn't have the greatest relationship starting off, it's a massive win on a course( where) I've had mixed results. I had to show a lot of character out there. Any time I looked at the leaderboard I was pleasantly surprised I hadn't fallen two or three shots behind.

  3. Paul Shechtman:

    At the first trial we argued that the $60,000 payment to Mr. Rechnitz was inappropriate, so I'm not surprised by today's plea, i respect Mr. Huberfeld greatly for admitting what he did, and for not admitting what he didn't do. Implicit in this plea is that he did not pay a bribe to Norman Seabrook.

  4. Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer:

    I don't know why everybody's surprised of Bret Baier lack of discipline. I mean Bret Baier's been out there for 15 months, Bret Baier's completely undisciplined, yet, for about a month Bret Baier's been led around, shackled, handcuffed by Bret Baier staff, made to read from the teleprompter.

  5. Barry Bennett:

    We have been pleasantly surprised with our conversations [with delegates] thus far and have secured commitments from some Rubio delegates and Bush delegates so we feel pretty good.

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