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flabbergasted

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 affected with sudden and great wonder or surprise
  • was flabbergasted when we heard she was moving out of the state

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2 filled with amazement or wonder
  • responded to the news of his arrival with a flabbergasted gasp

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flabbergasted

verb
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Synonyms of flabbergasted (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a strong impression on (someone) with something unexpected
  • your decision to suddenly quit your job flabbergasts me

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The first known use of flabbergasted was in 1773

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“Flabbergasted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flabbergasted. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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