verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM dumbfounddumb·found·er·ment, dum·found·er·ment, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for dumbfounded
On Thursday, a woman who answered the phone there was dumbfounded as to why someone would be asking about the case.Chicago’s Cops Don’t Even Get Investigated for Shooting People in the Back|Justin Glawe|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But I was dumbfounded to get hit up by a federal agency with an annual budget of $750 million.
I was devastated the first time I was deleted, and dumbfounded each time thereafter.Porn Stars Want to Know: Why Did Facebook Delete Me?|Aurora Snow|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tirico stood there dumbfounded, and the woman turned and left the soiree.World Cup Anchor Mike Tirico’s Bizarre History: Reports of Stalking and Sexual Harassment|Marlow Stern|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dumbfounded by the outrage his statement sparked, Ford refused calls for an apology.Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s Greatest Hits: Crack, a DUI, Slurs & Violence|Caitlin Dickson|May 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It was so quickly done that, for the instant, I was dumbfounded.The Man with the Clubfoot|Valentine Williams
Every one was dumbfounded at the inexplicable mystery, and at last they all began to laugh.Warriors of Old Japan and Other Stories|Yei Theodora Ozaki
But, instead of encouraging the dumbfounded deity, this speech completely upset him.The Lancashire Witches|William Harrison Ainsworth
The Shawnee listened in dumbfounded amazement as the enraged young Delaware defied him.Spotted Deer|Elmer Gregor
Riles was so dumbfounded that he pulled out ten dollars, threw it at the smiling lawyer, and proceeded down street without a word.The Bail Jumper|Robert J. C. Stead