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English verb: astound

1. astound (cognition) affect with wonder


SamplesYour ability to speak six languages amazes me!.


ExamplesThe good news will astound her, The performance is likely to astound Sue


Synonymsamaze, astonish


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)surprise


Narrower (hyponym)dazzle









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