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Definition of "astonishing" []

  • Causing great surprise or amazement; astounding (adjective)
  • Causing astonishment in; causing to be astonished. (adjective)

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  • Present participle of astonish. (verb)

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Use "astonishing" in a sentence
  • "One user of Arizona water, in astonishing quantity, is the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant."
  • "What I find a bit astonishing is that folks encourage others to do the same."
  • "What I found a bit astonishing is the few who choose to respond to those rejections with a derogatory remarks towards the editor (s)."