What does astounded mean?

astounded meaning in General Dictionary

hit with a rigorous and usually sudden surprise adequate to produce question or perplexity

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  • filled up with the mental impact of overwhelming shock or shock
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astounded meaning in General Dictionary

(imp. & p. p.) of Astound

Sentence Examples with the word astounded

That a revolution largely inspired by generous and humane feeling should have issued in such havoc and such crimes is a paradox which astounded spectators and still perplexes the historian.

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