What does surprised mean?

Definitions for surprised
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

How to pronounce surprised?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Brian Nunamaker:

    As a parent, you feel extremely helpless to be unable to assist the most important person in the world during such a time of emergency, worst case scenarios run through your head while you are hoping for the best. The eternity of waiting for help to arrive was surprisingly non-existent in this situation. I was surprised at how quickly help had arrived in the form of a fire truck. When the firefighters arrived on the scene, Nunamaker’s daughter was limp but she was still breathing and had a pulse. His daughter arrived at the hospital and started to have another seizure, but it stopped momentarily. Nunamaker said his daughter was later transferred to VCU and was later discharged. Nunamaker told Fox 5 DC he was hoping to put the ordeal behind him, but couldn’t when he heard the news of Kelley and Bloom’s suspension. My wife and I feel terrible for the fallout that has happened to these two gentlemen, Nunamaker said in a statement to Fox 5 DC. They simply had the best interests for our daughter's care in mind.

  2. Ram Kishore Yadav:

    Look at that tangle of wires, i won't be surprised if another fire breaks out around here.

  3. President Trump:

    A lot of people are surprised, we sell to Huawei a tremendous amount of product that goes into the various things they make, i've agreed to allow them to continue selling that product.

  4. Gregory Gause:

    We could be surprised, but I think that the signals so far are that security remains the foremost priority, that there's no inclination for broader political reform or change, or even a loosening up of the environment for political speech.

  5. Rosie Day:

    I was surprised by how quick he was. It was really impressive how fast he came in and the agility of his movements, he was very smooth.

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    excessively agitated; distraught with fear or other violent emotion
    • A. dangerous
    • B. frantic
    • C. reassuring
    • D. greedy

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