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To make someone feel shocked or surprised

flash mob

verb

to surprise someone by going in a large group to the place where they are, doing something for a short time, and quickly going away again

surprise

verb

to give someone a feeling of surprise

shock

verb

if something bad and unexpected shocks someone, they are very surprised or upset by it

shake up

to upset or frighten someone by shocking or surprising them

amaze

verb

to surprise someone very much, especially by being very impressive

stun

verb

to shock and surprise someone so much that they cannot react immediately

astonish

verb

to surprise someone very much

astound

verb

to surprise or shock someone very much

stagger

verb

to surprise and shock someone

spring a surprise

to tell someone something in order to surprise them

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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