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Going shopping with a baby requires a surprising amount of physical effort.
The results of the survey lead to some surprising conclusions.
It's hardly surprising (=not at all surprising) that she's angry, considering what you said.
It's surprising what you can achieve with so little money.
This is the British English definition of surprising. View American English definition of surprising.
the seed of a plant called anise, used for adding flavour to food and drink
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