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surprising

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surprising

verb , present participle of surprise
variants: also surprizing

Synonyms and Antonyms of surprising

1 to make a strong impression on (someone) with something unexpected
  • I was very surprised when my parents offered to pay the down payment on our house
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2 to lie in wait for and attack by surprise
  • FBI agents surprised the counterfeiters in their own base of operations
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