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took by surprise

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past tense of take by surprise

Synonyms of took by surprise

to make a strong impression on (someone) with something unexpected
  • I was taken by surprise when I heard the news and had trouble getting my thoughts together.

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“Took by surprise.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/took%20by%20surprise. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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