過去式：astounded 過去分詞：astounded 現在分詞：astounding
- 1. 使震驚；使大驚[H] I was astounded that the mayor had taken bribes. 市長接受賄賂，這使我大吃一驚。
- 令人驚奇的，令人震驚的 That he dared to come out of the closet and admitted that he was gay was quite astounding. 他敢於出櫃並承認自己是同性戀是非常讓人吃驚的。
- 感到震驚的 to be astounded to see/hear/learn sth. 看到／聽到／得知某事感到震驚 to be astounded at or by sb./sth. 對某人／某事物感到震驚
... thought of this before.以前誰也沒想到這一點.使我感到驚訝. astound(usu passivel)overcome (sb) with surprise or shock；amaze.(通常用於被動)使震驚.使驚奇...
great, admirable, astonishing, astounding, awe-inspiring, awesome, bewildering, breathtaking, brilliant, cool, divine...
...大牌女歌星因車禍而失去聲音時, 全世界都很震驚) (3)The world is astounded 例: When the news was released, the whole world was...