Definition of Astonishes

1. Verb. (third-person singular of astonish) ¹



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Definition of Astonishes

1. astonish [v] - See also: astonish

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Astonishes

astomous
astone
astoned
astones
astonie
astonied
astoniedness
astonies
astoning
astonish
astonishable
astonished
astonishedly
astonishedness
astonishes (current term)
astonishing
astonishingly
astonishingness
astonishment
astonishments
astonisht
astony
astonying
astoop
astorgous
astorperious
astound
astounded
astoundedly

Literary usage of Astonishes

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1. Roughing It by Mark Twain (2001)
"astonishes THE NATIVES. More passengers got in; more yet, and still more. Both seats were filled, and a file of men were standing up, holding on to the ..."

2. The Connoisseur by Bonnell Thornton, George Colman, Mr Town, George Lyttelton Lyttelton (1902)
"With all these pious painters who worked as good Christians, what astonishes most is the incomparable LA VIERGE A LA ..."

3. The Writings of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens, Gilbert Ashville Pierce (1894)
"... ROUSES INTO ACTION, AND RATHER astonishes HIM. THE month's trial over, Oliver was formally apprenticed. Ft was a nice sickly season just at this time. ..."

4. Through the Dark Continent: Or, The Sources of the Nile Around the Great by Henry Morton Stanley (1879)
"... their life and manners — Our ass astonishes the natives — Bloodless wars — Nicknames—A tribe with beards but no wives — The confluence of the ..."

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