astound

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  • Then he told them a little story that astounded them beyond measure. Cited from Frank Merriwell's Nobility, by Burt L. Standish (AKA Gilbert Patten)
  • My father, astounded at what he heard, considered what was best to be done. Cited from Manco, the Peruvian Chief, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • They read it, looked at each other with astounded eyes, then read it again. Cited from The Iron Woman, by Margaret Deland
  • All I know is that this story we have heard simply astounds me. Cited from Dawn of All, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • They are astounded that the troops do not take it in good part. Cited from Malakand Field Force, by Winston S. Churchill
  • If that were added, they might well make such a stand as would astound the world. Cited from Gilbert Keith Chesterton, by Maisie Ward
  • He was more astounded than ever when he saw his sister in her evening costume. Cited from Gladys, the Reaper, by Anne Beale
  • She looked astounded, of course, but I would not let her answer me. Cited from That Affair Next Door, by Anna Katharine Green
  • He pulled up his horse again apparently as much astounded as ever. Cited from Vivian Grey, by The Earl of Beaconsfield
  • When she told me the details of her plan, I was more astounded than ever. Cited from Saxe Holm's Stories, by Helen Hunt Jackson
  • I was so astounded that I did not know what to do. Cited from The Wonder Island Boys: Treasures of the Island,by Roger Thompson Finlay
  • For a moment or two they were both so completely astounded that neither could find a word to say. Cited from The Missing Merchantman, by Harry Collingwood
  • Things that would astound you if you only knew them. Cited from Shopkeeper Turned Gentleman, Moliere (Poquelin)
  • If I were to tell you all I have seen, you would be astounded. Cited from Famous Modern Ghost Stories, by Various, Ed.: Emily Dorothy Scarborough
  • I went away rather astounded, and did not say a word in the carriage. Cited from My Double Life, by Sarah Bernhardt
  • For the astounded population it was as if the dead had come to life. Cited from Christopher Columbus, by Mildred Stapley
  • Never had my lady been so astounded in her life. Cited from A Fair Barbarian, by Francis Hodgson Burnett
  • And now the girl had turned and faced the astounded woman at the door. Cited from An Apache Princess, by Charles King
  • I was quite astounded at the energy and feeling with which this was said. Cited from Satanstoe, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • George was so astounded that he caught scarcely anything of the speech. Cited from The Roll-Call, by Arnold Bennett
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