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Definition of Astonishment


  1. The condition of one who is stunned. Hence: Numbness; loss of sensation; stupor; loss of sense.
  2. Dismay; consternation.
  3. The overpowering emotion excited when something unaccountable, wonderful, or dreadful is presented to the mind; an intense degree of surprise; amazement.
  4. The object causing such an emotion.
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Astonishment Translations

astonishment in Italian is stupore
astonishment in Latin is admiratio