Pronunciation of Astonishing
/ɐstˈɒnɪʃɪŋ/, /ɐstˈɒnɪʃɪŋ/, /ɐ_s_t_ˈɒ_n_ɪ_ʃ_ɪ_ŋ/
Antonyms for astonishing:
typical, tiring, dispiriting, customary, expected, common, discouraging, boring, monotonous, unremarkable, debilitating, ordinary, unimpressive, enfeebling, normal, enervating, uninspiring, wearying, draining, dull, wearing, exhausting, uninspired, usual, homely, mundane, tedious, unexceptional, disheartening, unsurprising, weary, wearisome, ugly, demoralizing, Jading, insignificant, uninteresting.
Usage examples for astonishing:
- This was the time during which he wished to read his paper, and it was most astonishing to be so vigorously taken possession of by an utter stranger. - "Jewel A Chapter In Her Life", Clara Louise Burnham.
- They wonder that it does not strike strangers as being as astonishing as it appears to be to themselves. - "Mr. Hogarth's Will", Catherine Helen Spence.
- Then the priest said: " By the way, Squire, that's a most astonishing thing Wagram has been telling me about that Miss Calmour and the claim made against you." - "The Red Derelict", Bertram Mitford.
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Quotes for astonishing:
Hamlet is an astonishing intelligence.– Ben Kingsley