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English definition of “astonishing”

astonishing

adjective
 
 
/əˈstɒnɪʃɪŋ/
B2 very surprising: It's astonishing that so many people believed his story.Surprising and shockingMaking people sad, shocked and upset
astonishingly adverb
(Definition of astonishing from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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