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Meaning of SURPRISING

Pronunciation:  surpr'Izing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  causing surprise or wonder or amazement; "the report shows a surprising lack of hard factual data"; "leaped up with surprising agility"; "she earned a surprising amount of money"
 

SURPRISING is a 10 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: amazing, astonishing, startling, stunning, unexpected
 
 Antonyms: unsurprising
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sur*pris"ing\, a.
Exciting surprise; extraordinary; of a nature to excite
wonder and astonishment; as, surprising bravery; a surprising
escape from danger. -- {Sur*pris"ing*ly}, adv. --
{Sur*pris"ing*ness}, n.

Syn: Wonderful; extraordinary; unexpected; astonishing;
     striking.

 

 

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