Sentence Examples


  • They typically reason that a toddler is too young to understand what is happening and they may soon feel taken aback at the behavior issues that arise in their child soon after the adoption is finalized.
  • While many people may compliment a black diamond engagement ring, others may be taken aback by such flouting of tradition.
  • He was so taken aback by the beauty of it all that he cut down a tree, took it home and decorated it with candles.
  • You will be taken aback by the many different varieties of birds there are to choose from as a pet.
  • He was taken aback momentarily, but he recovered swiftly.