astonishing

[uh-ston-i-shing]
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Origin of astonishing

First recorded in 1520–30; astonish + -ing2
Related formsas·ton·ish·ing·ly, adverbas·ton·ish·ing·ness, noun
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astonishing

adjective
  1. causing great surprise or amazement; astounding
Derived Formsastonishingly, adverb
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