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verb as in astonish

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A Surveillance State that would have boggled the mind of Orwell was born.

Jessica Colaluca, creator and creative of Design Seeds: “It boggled my mind.”

I am above concealing my sentiments, though I have boggled at uttering them.

The inspector boggled at the word, and stood confounded by the other's density.

He boggled over some of the words, but on the whole he read well, and his harsh voice dropped into a pleasant sing-song.

He tried the cloak next, but boggled sadly at the fastening of that, and at last was fain to call in help.

This seemed to him an odd way to look at things, and he boggled over a phrase about an "epicene lily."


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to boggled, such as: startle, flabbergast, astound, overwhelm, amaze, and shock.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.