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OTHER WORDS FROM astoundas·tound·ment, noun
How to use astound in a sentence
The matchup astounded John, adding that the two countries, as investment options, couldn’t be any more different.Down a stunning 23%, London’s once mighty FTSE is trading like an emerging-market stock exchange|Bernhard Warner|September 26, 2020|Fortune
King reminisced about his convention and was astounded at how little bad-blood lingered.
“I am speechless and astounded, this sentence is inexplicable,” he said.Instagram Attacks Rihanna For Scandalous Photos; Dolce & Gabbana to Appeal Guilty Verdict|The Fashion Beast Team|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So good is the latter—and Wayne so good in it—that Ford is said to have been astounded.A New Biography Shows That ‘John Wayne’ Was His Own Best Creation|Christopher Bray|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I called and read her the AP story as it crossed the wire; she was astounded.Oswald’s Mother Was a Thoroughly Disagreeable Piece of Work|Steve North|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Yet again, I am astounded by the one-sided, short-sighted approach so many take to this conflict.
Astounded at this stroke of luck, Matt and Clip, for a moment, could do no more than stare at each other.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
Christendom looked astounded upon the spectacle of a barbarian invasion bursting forth from the cellars and garrets of Paris.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
He lunched at Brooks', and astounded an elderly member of the House by putting her problem to him.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart
I am astounded, and do not know how to express all my respect for your artistic temperament.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
Chicot looked astounded; he had so often seen Gorenflot feast in a different manner during Lent.Chicot the Jester|Alexandre Dumas, Pere