Part of speech:
Attracting or worthy of notice, especially for being unusual or extraordinary:
Going far beyond the ordinary degree, measure, limit, etc.; very unusual; exceptional; remarkable
To daze or render senseless, as by a blow or loud noise.
Ambush means to attack by surprise.
To alarm, frighten, or surprise suddenly.
To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
To hammer and bend or flatten the headless end of (a nail or bolt) so as to fasten something.
To confuse or trouble with uncertainty or doubt.
To overcome emotionally
To fluster is defined as to make someone become agitated, nervous or confused.
(Obs.) To overcome
To inspire admiration or wonder.
The definition of astound is to shock, surprise or amaze.
To fill with sudden wonder or amazement.
To fill with alarm or anxious concern.
Petrify is to change organic matter into something stone like, or to cause extreme fear.
Dumbfound is defined as to amaze someone, or to make someone speechless because of shock.
Not surprising; expected:
To astound, amaze, or bewilder
Occurring without warning; unforeseen.
Not usual, common, or ordinary.
A low-pressure atmospheric disturbance resulting in strong winds accompanied by rain, snow, or other precipitation and often by thunder and lightning.
To be filled with curiosity or doubt:
To wait for and accost (a person) on the way
To become unsettled
To put at a loss as to what to think, say, or do; bewilder.
To cover or furnish with a floor
(Archaic) To defeat or destroy
To cause to lose one's bearings; disorient:
To interfere with; hinder; impede
To cause great wonder or astonishment:
To jolt is defined as to push, prod, shake, or surprise someone abruptly or in order to make them act, or to lurch or move ungracefully.
To be out of harmony; clash or conflict:
To daze is defined as to confuse someone or to make him unable to react or think properly.
Awe is defined to cause someone to be impressed or have feelings of reverence.
To take in with one's senses or intellect.
(Sports) To bite on or take (bait or a lure). Used of a fish.
To consider reasonable or due:
To detect automatically:
To become suddenly afraid
To confuse is to make someone bewildered or unable to understand, or to mistake one thing for something else.
To elicit or detect through surprise:
To capture physically; seize:
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