astonishverb [ T ]uk /əˈstɒn.ɪʃ/ us /əˈstɑː.nɪʃ/
› to surprise someone very much使吃惊；使惊讶
I was astonished by how much she'd grown. 她竟然长那么高了，这让我很惊讶。
- Her writing shows astonishing depth.
- His facility for languages is astonishing.
- Ellen's familiarity with pop music is astonishing.
- What other astonishing nuggets of wisdom do you have for us?
- Old people often have astonishing powers of recall.