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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Astonied  \As*ton"ied\,  p.  p. 
  Stunned;  astonished.  See  {Astony}.  [Archaic] 
 
  And  I  astonied  fell  and  could  not  pray.  --Mrs. 
  Browning. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Astony  \As*ton"y\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Astonied};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Astonying}.  See  {Astone}.] 
  To  stun;  to  bewilder;  to  astonish;  to  dismay.  [Archaic] 
 
  The  captain  of  the  Helots  .  .  .  strake  Palladius  upon 
  the  side  of  his  head,  that  he  reeled  astonied.  --Sir  P. 
  Sidney. 
 
  This  sodeyn  cas  this  man  astonied  so  That  reed  he  wex, 
  abayst  and  al  quaking.  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  astonied 
  adj  :  filled  with  the  emotional  impact  of  overwhelming  surprise  or 
  shock;  "an  amazed  audience  gave  the  magician  a  standing 
  ovation";  "I  stood  enthralled,  astonished  by  the 
  vastness  and  majesty  of  the  cathedral";  "astounded 
  viewers  wept  at  the  pictures  from  the  Oklahoma  City 
  bombing";  "stood  in  stunned  silence";  "stunned 
  scientists  found  not  one  but  at  least  three  viruses" 
  [syn:  {amazed},  {astonished},  {astounded},  {stunned}] 




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