: something that astonishes : a cause of amazement or wonder
Examples of ASTONISHMENT
- The garden's beauty filled me with astonishment.
- A crowd watched in astonishment as he jumped from the bridge.
- They discovered to their astonishment that their car had been stolen.
- Much to the astonishment of her friends and family, she left school to pursue her acting career.
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