Thesaurus / astound

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In the architecture and embellishments of the chamber, the evident design had been to dazzle and astound.

I shall study reactions at first hand that will astound the world!

He had intended to satisfy the most eager of his friends, and to astound his opponents.

Phineas FinnAnthony Trollope

In it there appeared volunteer troops to astound seasoned veterans by their dash and discipline.

And nothing has happened to astound or flabbergast him, to send him sprawling with Cheyne-Stokes breathing.

Europe After 8:15H. L. Mencken, George Jean Nathan and Willard Huntington Wright

I mean, he says things to make a sensationto shock or astound his audience.

The Luminous FaceCarolyn Wells

It was small in area, and the external differences were not so great as to astound us.

HerlandCharlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman

In a word, the noise is such as will astound any one, who has not lived for some years near Cornhill or Temple Bar.

Letters from SpainJoseph Blanco White

His idea was either to be stretched on the battlefield in his first encounter, or to astound the world by his bravery.

There were many sheets of paper folded together, at least a dozen, and this seemed to astound the man.

The Lion's MouseC. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson

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