- Word Combinations (verb), Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||astounds, astounding, astounded
||to overcome with surprise, awe, or wonder; amaze.
We had seen tornadoes before, but the sight of this one astounded us.That she could have lied about something like that astounded her parents.
- amaze, astonish, dumbfound, shock, stagger, stun, stupefy
- similar words:
- baffle, bewilder, confuse, dazzle, flabbergast, petrify, surprise, wonder
||bedazzle, overwhelm, rock, shock