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dumbfounded

adjective
variants: also dumfounded

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 affected with sudden and great wonder or surprise
  • dumbfounded by the realization that he had just won the grand prize in the multistate lottery

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2 filled with amazement or wonder
  • dumbfounded visitors to the Grand Canyon

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dumbfounded

verb
variants: also dumfounded
past tense of dumbfound

Synonyms of dumbfounded (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a strong impression on (someone) with something unexpected
  • the surprise ending will dumbfound even the most seasoned mystery reader

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“Dumbfounded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dumbfounded. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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