Pronunciation of Astounding
/ɐstˈa͡ʊndɪŋ/, /ɐstˈaʊndɪŋ/, /ɐ_s_t_ˈaʊ_n_d_ɪ_ŋ/
Antonyms for astounding:
discouraging, debilitating, enervating, unimpressive, boring, typical, disheartening, wearying, uninspired, tiring, customary, wearing, common, dull, draining, uninteresting, wearisome, exhausting, uninspiring, believable, Jading, unsurprising, unremarkable, usual, unexceptional, ordinary, normal, demoralizing, dispiriting, enfeebling, tedious, weary, mundane, credible, monotonous.
Usage examples for astounding:
- In her independence and caprice Susy might easily have gone elsewhere with this astounding relative, and would Mrs. Peyton like it better? - "Susy, A Story of the Plains", Bret Harte.
- The opening of the Spanish treasure- chests found in the underground passage revealed their contents to be of astounding value, consisting of jewels, gold coin, massive silver plate, and weapons of curious design and great worth. - "The Flamingo Feather", Kirk Munroe.
- It seemed impossible that Running Fox could have arrived at such an astounding decision. - "Spotted Deer", Elmer Gregor.