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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: astonishing(0.01046 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to astonishing.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: surprising greatly; “she does an amazing amount of work”;
“the dog was capable of astonishing tricks” [syn: amazing]
2: 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” [syn: astounding,
English → English (gcide)
Astonishing \As*ton"ish*ing\, a.
Very wonderful; of a nature to excite astonishment; as, an
Syn: Amazing; surprising; wonderful; marvelous.
[1913 Webster] As*ton"ish*ing*ly, adv. --
Astonish \As*ton"ish\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Astonished; p. pr.
& vb. n. Astonishing.] [OE. astonien, astunian, astonen,
OF. estoner, F. ['e]tonner, fr. L. ex out + tonare to
thunder, but perhaps influenced by E. stun. See Thunder,
1. To stun; to render senseless, as by a blow. [Obs.]
Enough, captain; you have astonished him. [Fluellen
had struck Pistol]. --Shak.
The very cramp-fish [i. e., torpedo] . . . being
herself not benumbed, is able to astonish others.
2. To strike with sudden fear, terror, or wonder; to amaze;
to surprise greatly, as with something unaccountable; to
confound with some sudden emotion or passion.
Musidorus . . . had his wits astonished with sorrow.
I, Daniel . . . was astonished at the vision. --Dan.
Syn: To amaze; astound; overwhelm; surprise.
Usage: Astonished, Surprised. We are surprised at what is
unexpected. We are astonished at what is above or
beyond our comprehension. We are taken by surprise. We
are struck with astonishment. --C. J. Smith. See