In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1anonadarwe were dumbfounded at the news — la noticia nos dejó anonados
- You'll dislike this show while watching it, but an hour later you'll be dumbfounded by its cunning.
- She was dumbfounded at this magical event, and stood there open mouthed for a long time, looking at this strange object in her own hand.
- For me, it just absolutely dumbfounds me how, as citizens of the United States, we own these parks, we own these national forests.
- The ability of all these top-level singers to deliver whole programmes from memory never ceases to amaze and dumbfound me.
- ‘Music is important for me,’ she says, probably dumbfounding her detractors in the process.
- I knew she was a strong woman, not just in battle, but even this showcase dumbfounded me.
- He puts all his materials and maneuvers in plain sight, almost like the magician who obligingly shows you that there's nothing up his sleeve before he dumbfounds you.
- I am always dumbfounded by the utter lack of taste displayed in selecting the most popular choices on the jukebox.
- On several occasions during a trip to London last week I was dumbfounded by the evidence of this.
- Now it was Adam who was dumbfounded as he stared in astonishment at the card in his hands.
- We were dumbfounded at this rudeness and I got up and knelt on the clay floor.
- I should say, it's meaningless goop that some poor soul spent a whole lot of time creating in order to dumfound the unwary.
- We just didn't understand, and I personally was dumfounded.
- What dumbfounds me, though, is when they call me ‘mate’.
- I know they're going to say that isn't a fact.… but it dumbfounds me.
- I only wanted to thrill him and satisfy him, that's why it dumfounded me so much for him to be so incredibly scared and uncomfortable with it.
- Jerome was dumbfounded at the double life his longtime chess partner had been leading.
- Her mouth was like a cave as she stood dumbfounded by the array of weird electronic devices, and their sheer size.
- It still dumbfounds me and many who share an enthusiasm for boating.
- Every now and then my own life does dumbfound me.
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