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Synonyms for astonishing
əˈstɒn ɪ ʃɪŋas·ton·ish·ing

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. astonishing

    Synonyms:
    amazing, wondrous, surprising, wonderful, striking, marvelous

    Antonyms:
    foreseen, unamazed, common, astonished at nothing, ordinary, natural, usual, everyday, trite

Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazing, astonishingadjective

    surprising greatly

    "she does an amazing amount of work"; "the dog was capable of astonishing tricks"

    Synonyms:
    amazing, stupefying, staggering, awesome, awful, astounding, awing, awe-inspiring

    Antonyms:
    unimpressive, unsurprising

  2. astonishing, astounding, staggering, stupefyingadjective

    so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm

    "such an enormous response was astonishing"; "an astounding achievement"; "the amount of money required was staggering"; "suffered a staggering defeat"; "the figure inside the boucle dress was stupefying"

    Synonyms:
    dumfounding, amazing, astounding, dumbfounding, staggering, stupefying

    Antonyms:
    unimpressive, unsurprising

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. astonishingadjective

    Synonyms:
    amazing, astounding

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2767wonderful
#2928amazing
#4491awesome
#5642incredible
#6716impressive
#6982extraordinary
#7025stunning
#7984remarkable
#8853striking
#9457surprising
#9775awful
#14061shocking
#15392unbelievable
#16932breathtaking
#19151marvelous
#20016astonishing
#20961staggering
#25270startling
#26001astounding
#29891appalling
#31123wondrous
#31626uncanny
#53854perplexing
#193436stupefying

How to use astonishing in a sentence?

  1. John Mortimer, The Observer (1999):

    Beauty is handed out as undemocratically as inherited peerages, and beautiful people have done nothing to deserve their astonishing reward.

  2. Christopher Moriates:

    Many times the assumption seems to be that these patients use their inhalers outside of the hospital so they already know how to do so, but this study and others have shown this is not true and the vast majority of these patients actively misuse their inhalers, the astonishing thing is these patients often spend a few days in the hospital, receiving respiratory therapies multiple times each day, so lack of effective inhaler teaching during hospitalization is a foolishly squandered golden opportunity.

  3. Ted Scambos:

    Ten years ago this would have been an astonishing summer of ice melt, now it is just another season in a decade of low years.

  4. Jayde Powell:

    It is really quite astonishing to me, i woke up this morning to 20 voicemails and 56 emails. And I've got people in Connecticut, Long Island, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Arizona that want to volunteer.

  5. Mandy Joye:

    Astonishing is not strong enough of a word.

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