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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: surprising(0.01650 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to surprising.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj : causing surprise or wonder or amazement; “the report shows a
surprising lack of hard factual data”; “leaped up with
surprising agility”; “she earned a surprising amount of
money” [ant: unsurprising]
English → English (gcide)
Surprise \Sur*prise"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Surprised; p. pr. &
vb. n. Surprising.] [From Surprise, n.: cf. F.
surprendre, p. p. surpris.]
1. To come or fall suddenly and unexpectedly; to take
unawares; to seize or capture by unexpected attack.
Fearfulness hath surprised the hypocrites. --Isa.
The castle of Macduff I will surprise. --Shak.
Who can speak
The mingled passions that surprised his heart?
2. To strike with wonder, astonishment, or confusion, by
something sudden, unexpected, or remarkable; to confound;
as, his conduct surprised me.
I am surprised with an uncouth fear. --Shak.
Up he starts,
Discovered and surprised. --Milton.
3. To lead (one) to do suddenly and without forethought; to
bring (one) into some unexpected state; -- with into; as,
to be surprised into an indiscretion; to be surprised into
4. To hold possession of; to hold. [Obs.]
Not with me,
That in my hands surprise the sovereignity. --J.
Syn: See Astonish.
Surprising \Sur*pris"ing\, a.
Exciting surprise; extraordinary; of a nature to excite
wonder and astonishment; as, surprising bravery; a surprising
escape from danger. -- Sur*pris"ing*ly, adv. --
Syn: Wonderful; extraordinary; unexpected; astonishing;