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astonish

Synonyms of astonish in English:

verb

  • 1 he astonished many when he dismounted from his horse in full armor and led his men on foot
    amaze, astound, stagger, surprise, startle, stun, confound, dumbfound, strike dumb, boggle, stupefy, daze, shock, take aback, leave open-mouthed, leave aghast
    informal flabbergast, blow away, bowl over, floor
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