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  1. dumbfoundedadjective

    surprised, shocked, stunned, speechless, astonished, flabbergasted, confounded, astounded, perplexed, amazed

  2. dumbfoundedadjective

    shocked and speechless.

    stunned, amazed, speechless, flabbergasted, confounded, astounded, shocked, astonished, surprised, perplexed

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 3 votes

  1. dumbfounded, dumfounded, flabbergasted, stupefied, thunderstruck, dumbstruck, dumbstrickenadjective

    as if struck dumb with astonishment and surprise

    "a circle of policement stood dumbfounded by her denial of having seen the accident"; "the flabbergasted aldermen were speechless"; "was thunderstruck by the news of his promotion"

    thunderstruck, stupefied, flabbergasted, dumfounded, stupid(p), stunned, dazed, dumbstricken, dumbstruck

    unsurprised, not surprised

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  1. Korean War veteran Quehl:

    I was dumbfounded, I really was, i think it's exciting that people are trying to do this. It's a good thing.

  2. Leo Rosten:

    I never cease being dumbfounded by the unbelievable things people believe

  3. Leo Rosten:

    I never cease being dumbfounded by the unbelievable things people believe.

  4. Freya Harrison:

    I still can't quite believe how well this 1,000-year-old antibiotic actually seems to be working, when we got the first results we were just utterly dumbfounded. We did not see this coming at all.

  5. Harold Racine:

    I was shocked, really, i was kind of dumbfounded.

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