astonishing

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adjective as·ton·ish·ing \-ni-shiŋ\

Definition of astonishing

  1. :  causing astonishment :  surprising <an astonishing discovery>

astonishingly

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Examples of astonishing in a sentence

  1. He showed an astonishing lack of concern for others.

  2. The truck can hold an astonishing amount of stuff.

  3. She gave an astonishing performance in her first film.

1593

First Known Use of astonishing

1593


ASTONISHING Defined for English Language Learners

astonishing

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adjective as·ton·ish·ing \-ni-shiŋ\

Definition of astonishing for English Language Learners

  • : causing a feeling of great surprise or wonder : causing astonishment



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