Translation of astonished in Spanish:

astonished

Pronunciation /əˈstɑnəʃt//əˈstɒnɪʃt/

adjective

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    the astonished look on their faces la cara de asombro que pusieron
    • I'm astonished (that) he got so far me asombra que haya llegado tan lejos
    • I was astonished to learn that he'd resigned me quedé helada / estupefacta / pasmada cuando me enteré de que había dimitido
    • to be astonished at sth
    • I was astonished at his nerve su descaro me dejó helado / estupefacto / pasmado
    • The priest was astonished to see a hidden staircase descending into the dark.
    • I was astonished at what I was being told.
    • I am astonished at the lack of coherence on the part of planners.
    • He hit his drive 381 yards down the storied 650-yard 17th, drawing astonished gasps from the galleries.
    • The astonished faces of the recipients soon turn to happy smiles.
    • The other fishermen had seen the marlin's skeleton and were astonished at its size - eighteen feet from nose to tail.
    • From the very beginning I was almost in tears, overwhelmed by a sense of triumph, proud to be human, astonished at what we can do.
    • A few days later an astonished Fouquet was arrested.
    • He stepped out of the car and gave himself up to the astonished officers.
    • When I became a primary school governor in 1990 I was astonished to discover that there were no formal grammar text books in school.
    • Arikha's own unsparing self-portraits, often nude, show a fiercely alert, intelligent, sometimes astonished, sometimes grimacing face.
    • Grandpa is astonished at how the dogs do everything together.
    • We were shocked and astonished, thrown into a state of utter disbelief.
    • Nathan grinned at William's astonished face.
    • Wilson proclaimed himself astonished at the tremendous weight the horses carried.
    • Finally bringing her ageing vehicle to a screeching halt, officers were astonished to find a seven-month-old baby boy in the front seat.
    • The registry contacted the breeder, who in turn called the dog's astonished owner.
    • They were astonished at the colonials' high standard of living, reports the author.