aghast Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “aghast” in the English Dictionary

"aghast" in British English

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aghastadjective [after verb]

uk   /əˈɡɑːst/  us   /-ˈɡæst/
suddenlyfilled with ​strongfeelings of ​shock and ​worry: He ​looked at her aghast.
(Definition of aghast from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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aghastadjective [not gradable]

 us   /əˈɡæst/
shocked or ​surprised in an ​unpleasant way: Workers and ​unionofficials were aghast at the ​layoffs.
(Definition of aghast from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “aghast”
in Spanish horrorizado, aterrorizado…
in Vietnamese kinh hãi…
in Malaysian terkejut…
in Thai ตกตะลึง…
in French atterré…
in German entsetzt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吓呆的,惊骇的…
in Turkish çok şaşırmış, şoke olmuş…
in Russian в ужасе…
in Indonesian ngeri, terkejut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚇呆的,驚駭的…
in Polish zszokowany, przerażony…
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