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Definition of Startling

Startling

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Startling Quotations

I spend several days at a time without enough sleep. At first, normal activities become annoying. When you are too tired to eat, you really need some sleep. A few days later, things become strange. Loud noises become louder and more startling, familiar sounds become unfamiliar, and life reinvents itself as a surrealist dream.
Henry Rollins

It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming of themselves like grass.
Eudora Welty

Economists often like startling theorems, results which seem to run counter to conventional wisdom.
Joseph Stiglitz

To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.
Emily Dickinson

To love is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.
Emily Dickinson
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Startling Translations

startling in Dutch is ontstellend
startling in German is aufschreckend, aufschreckend, aufschreckenden
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