astonied

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adjective as·ton·ied \ə-ˈstä-nēd\

Definition of astonied

  1. 1 archaic :  deprived briefly of the power to act :  dazed

  2. 2 archaic :  filled with consternation or dismay

Origin and Etymology of astonied

Middle English, from past participle of astonien


First Known Use: 14th century


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