astonishingly

All Adverb
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  • Astonishingly, he spent only one night in hospital before returning to practice four days later.
  • She tried to raise herself still further and found the process astonishingly easy. Cited from The Elusive Pimpernel, by Baroness Orczy
  • They can go an astonishingly long time without food and still retain their strength. Cited from The Burgess Animal Book for Children, by Burgess 2
  • The number of parts which a man of energy played in his time was astonishingly large. Cited from The Promise Of American Life, by Herbert David Croly
  • And yet we get reports of an astonishingly small number of troops! Cited from The Boy Scouts In Russia, by Blaine John
  • He looked at her with astonishingly blue eyes -- the only dry things he had about him. Cited from The Longest Journey, by E. M. Forster
  • Astonishingly, both schools are situated next to each other north of town.
  • He was astonishingly like his father at that moment, and both mother and sister noted the fact. Cited from More About Peggy, by Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey
  • Your first two thousand volumes present no difficulty, and cost astonishingly little money. Cited from Obiter Dicta, by Augustine Birrell
  • Astonishingly large and clear they were, when she so opened them. Cited from Hidden Creek, by Katharine Newlin Burt
  • There was no doubt about it, she had astonishingly improved during the summer. Cited from The Price She Paid, by David Graham Phillips
  • Astonishingly, the club then proceeded to win the league championship in each of the next two seasons!
  • In the streets through which we passed it was really astonishingly small. Cited from A Surgeon in Belgium, by Henry Sessions Souttar
  • He is even more confused to see people looking astonishingly at him.
  • I thought of nothing but that she was a young woman, and a most astonishingly pretty one besides. Cited from The House of Martha, by Frank R. Stockton
  • Nothing can take its place, and the use is increasing astonishingly. Cited from Checking the Waste, by Mary Huston Gregory
  • It was built in the astonishingly short time of four months.
  • When he thought of it afterwards he decided that he had behaved astonishingly well. Cited from The Incomplete Amorist, by E. Nesbit
  • The snow is astonishingly soft on the south side of both islands. Cited from Scott's Last Expedition Volume I, by Captain R. F. Scott
  • The six-year-old child that she was supposed to look after was astonishingly cruel to small animals.
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