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Example Sentences for "astonish"

The children stared in astonishment as the magician pulled the rabbit out of his sleeveWe were totally astonished when my brother showed up at the wedding; we had understood that he wouldn't be able to make it.

The children stared in astonishment as the magician pulled the rabbit out of his sleeve.

There is an astonishing number of people in this country who believe that Elvis is still alive.

You will be astonished when you see Stacey; she has cut her hair, and lost a lot of weight, and just looks gorgeous.

Police were astonished to discover that the robbery had been committed by two 12-year-old girls.

The pilot gazed in astonishment as the alien spaceship pulled up beside his jet.

The young man is astonishingly strong, and should make the Olympics easily.

It is simply astonishing how fast that new guy has risen in this company.

Andr- Maurois once said that in literature, as in love, we are astonished at the choice made by other people.

Lytton Strachey once remarked that perhaps of all the creations of man, language is the most astonishing.

According to a 1997 poll, the average American has seen the movie Star Wars an astonishing 6.7 times.

Given their small population, it is astonishing how many medals Norway won in the Winter Olympics.

The world's seas and oceans contain an astonishing variety of animals and plants.

During a tour of Kenya, every twist in the road brings fresh astonishment to the visitor.

The tiny country of Brunei is known chiefly for the astonishing wealth of its Sultan.

A Yiddish proverb states, It's astonishing how important a man becomes when he dies.

The violins made by Antonio Stradivari are known for their astonishing sound quality.

The African continent is home to an astonishing geographical and cultural diversity.

North Americans are gaining weight at an astonishing rate.


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