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astonishing


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  astonish 
 
  1  sense  of  astonish 
 
  Sense  1 
  amaze,  astonish,  astound 
  =>  dazzle 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  astonish 
 
  1  sense  of  astonish 
 
  Sense  1 
  amaze,  astonish,  astound 
  =>  dazzle 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  astonish 
 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  astonish 
 
  1  sense  of  astonish 
 
  Sense  1 
  amaze,  astonish,  astound 
  =>  surprise 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  astonish 
 
  astonish  used  as  a  verb  is  very  rare  (polysemy  count  =  1) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  astonish 
 
  Sense  1 
  amaze,  astonish,  astound 
  =>  surprise 
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  Overview  of  verb  astonish 
 
  The  verb  astonish  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  amaze,  astonish,  astound  --  (affect  with  wonder;  "Your  ability  to  speak  six  languages  amazes  me!") 
 
  Overview  of  adj  astonishing 
 
  The  adj  astonishing  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (4)  amazing,  astonishing  --  (surprising  greatly;  "she  does  an  amazing  amount  of  work";  "the  dog  was  capable  of  astonishing  tricks") 
  2.  astonishing,  astounding,  staggering,  stupefying  --  (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") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  astonishing 
 
  2  senses  of  astonishing 
 
  Sense  1 
  amazing,  astonishing 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  surprising)  ->  unsurprising 
 
  Sense  2 
  astonishing,  astounding,  staggering,  stupefying 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  impressive)  ->  unimpressive 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  astonishing 
 
  2  senses  of  astonishing 
 
  Sense  1 
  amazing,  astonishing 
  =>  surprising  (vs.  unsurprising) 
 
  Sense  2 
  astonishing,  astounding,  staggering,  stupefying 
  =>  impressive  (vs.  unimpressive) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  astonishing 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  astonishing 
 
  astonishing  used  as  an  adjective  is  rare  (polysemy  count  =  2) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  astonishing 
  astonishing 
 
  Overview  of  verb  astonish 
 
  The  verb  astonish  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  amaze,  astonish,  astound  --  (affect  with  wonder;  "Your  ability  to  speak  six  languages  amazes  me!") 
 
  Overview  of  adj  astonishing 
 
  The  adj  astonishing  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (4)  amazing,  astonishing  --  (surprising  greatly;  "she  does  an  amazing  amount  of  work";  "the  dog  was  capable  of  astonishing  tricks") 
  2.  astonishing,  astounding,  staggering,  stupefying  --  (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") 



astonishing definition