| #2 (permalink) Wed Jun 10, 2009 2:19 am surprise, astonish, amaze and astound
|surprise- . to strike or occur to with a sudden feeling of wonder or astonishment, as through unexpectedness
astonish - –verb (used with object) to fill with sudden and overpowering surprise or wonder; amaze: (greatly surprise)
amaze–verb (used with object) 1. to overwhelm with surprise or sudden wonder; astonish greatly.
(amaze ans astonish are synonyms)
astound - –verb (used with object) to overwhelm with amazement; astonish greatly; shock with wonder or surprise.
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