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Meaning of ASTOUNDING

Pronunciation:  u'stawnding

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  bewildering or striking dumb with wonder
  2. [adj]  so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm; "such an enormous response was astonishing"; "an astounding achievement"; "the amount of money required was staggering"; "suffered a staggering defeat"; "the figure inside the boucle dress was stupefying"
 

ASTOUNDING is a 10 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: astonishing, dumbfounding, dumfounding, impressive, incredible, staggering, stupefying, unbelievable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\As*tound"ing\, a.
Of a nature to astound; astonishing; amazing; as, an
astounding force, statement, or fact. -- {As*tound"ing*ly},
adv.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: amazing, appalling, astonishing, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, breathtaking, confounding, dire, direful, dread, dreaded, fell, formidable, ghastly, ghoulish, grim, grisly, gruesome, hideous, horrendous, horrible, horrid, horrific, horrifying, macabre, mind-boggling, miraculous, morbid, overwhelming, prodigious, redoubtable, schrecklich, shocking, spectacular, staggering, startling, stunning, stupendous, surprising, terrible, terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrous
 

 

 

 

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