AskDefine | Define astonishing

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astonishing adj
1 surprising greatly; "she does an amazing amount of work"; "the dog was capable of astonishing tricks" [syn: amazing]
2 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" [syn: astounding, staggering, stupefying]

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astonishing
  1. present participle of astonish

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