is aghast

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  • Of course all the Friends were aghast at the effect of their words. Cited from A Book of Quaker Saints, by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
  • He was aghast when he finally reckoned up the amount he had spent upon her. Cited from The Auction Block, by Rex Beach
  • She was aghast and did not care to speak for a moment. Cited from The Sisters-In-Law, by Gertrude Atherton
  • I told him what the lawyer had said and he was aghast. Cited from The Woman Thou Gavest Me, by Hall Caine
  • I was aghast as I listened to her, but she changed the subject quickly. Cited from Uncle Max, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • He was aghast at the difference wrought in her during the two months since he had seen her last. Cited from The Magician, by Somerset Maugham
  • I visited him several times during the next few weeks, and was aghast to find his condition increasingly worse. Cited from Autobiography of a YOGI, by Paramhansa Yogananda
  • He was aghast before the conclusion to which his examination was leading him. Cited from The Summons, by A.E.W. Mason
  • He is aghast when she tells him the truth.
  • Bonnie is aghast seeing him and she can't believe that he is dead.
  • Both of them were aghast at what they saw. Cited from The Revolution in Tanner's Lane, by Rutherford
  • But he now stood before himself as puzzled as he was aghast. Cited from The Californians, by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  • He then exposed his back and even Umar was aghast at what he saw.
  • She was aghast, for all that she was far from understanding. Cited from The Snare, by Rafael Sabatini
  • Rose didn't even yet know much about money, to be sure, but she knew enough to be aghast at all that. Cited from The Real Adventure, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • Could any person fail to be aghast at such a demand? Cited from Autobiographic Sketches, by Thomas de Quincey
  • We in the boat were aghast; he must have come to grief. Cited from Parkhurst Boys, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • To say that he was aghast is but a poor form of speech for the expression of his emotion. Cited from Phineas Redux, by Anthony Trollope
  • I was aghast at this news, which, as it was delivered, I could hardly doubt. Cited from The Fool Errant, by Maurice Hewlett
  • Every now and then he was aghast at his own presumption. Cited from Secret Adversary, by Agatha Christie
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