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Adjective: astonishing  u'stó-ni-shing
  1. Surprising greatly
    "the dog was capable of astonishing tricks";
    - amazing, incredible
     
  2. So surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm
    "such an enormous response was astonishing";
    - astounding, staggering, stupefying
Verb: astonish  u'stó-nish
  1. Fill with wonder or astonishment; greatly surprise
    "Your ability to speak six languages astonishes me!";
    - amaze, astound

See also: impressive, surprising

Type of: surprise