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adjective astonished pronunciation in British English /əˈstɒnɪʃt/

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  1. very surprised about something that you did not expect

    Mike gave a sudden snort of astonished laughter.

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    Elizabeth was astonished at her sister's courage.

    astonished that:

    Claire seemed astonished that I should think such a thing.

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    I was astonished to see so many people there.

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