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astonish

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈstɒn.ɪʃ/ US  /-ˈstɑː.nɪʃ/
to surprise someone very much
使吃驚;使驚訝
I was astonished by how much she'd grown.
她竟然長那麼高了,這讓我很驚訝。
What astonished me was that he didn't seem to mind.
讓我感到詫異的是他好像毫不在乎。
Surprising and shockingMaking people sad, shocked and upset
Translations of “astonish”
in Korean 깜짝 놀라게 하다…
in Arabic يُدهِش…
in French étonner…
in Italian sbalordire…
in Russian удивлять…
in Turkish şaşırtmak, hayrete düşürmek…
in Polish zdumiewać…
in Spanish asombrar, sorprender, pasmar…
in Portuguese assombrar, deixar atônito…
in German erstaunen…
in Catalan deixar parat…
in Japanese ~を非常に驚かせる, 仰天させる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使吃惊, 使惊讶…
(Definition of astonish from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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