Thesaurus / dumbfounded
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The door was open, and the woman and the child stood dumbfounded and overwhelmed in a scene of incredible desolation.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
I think even Dr. Hudson was dumbfounded; we had not expected unconditional surrender.
NINE MEN IN TIMENOEL MILLER LOOMIS
The crafty captain sat for a moment quite dumbfounded; but he could bear it no longer.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
For a moment I was as dumbfounded as the bridegroom who discovers a plait of hair on his brides dressing table.
THE ROMANCE OF HIS LIFEMARY CHOLMONDELEY
The countess looked up at her husband, quite dumbfounded, and he seemed rather distressed himself.
THE KELLYS AND THE O'KELLYSANTHONY TROLLOPE
Hekalu's words fairly dumbfounded Shelby, but they grated upon his sense of pride as well.
THE REVOLT OF THE STAR MENRAYMOND GALLUN
The result was that a few minutes later the Convention was dumbfounded to receive a message from Wright declining to be nominated.
HEROES OF THE TELEGRAPHJ. MUNRO
The Abbot and Louis, dumbfounded, stare wide-eyed at the crucifix which dangles from its cord about the Priest's finger.
THE SAXONSEDWIN DAVIES SCHOONMAKER
And Hugh stood silent, dumbfounded, astonishment clearly shown on his face.
THE IMAGINARY MARRIAGEHENRY ST. JOHN COOPER
WORDS RELATED TO DUMBFOUNDED
- off balance
- out of control
- weak in the knees
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