dumbfound
[dʌmˈfaʊnd]
VERB
dumbfounds (third person present) · dumbfounded (past tense) · dumbfounded (past participle) · dumbfounding (present participle) · dumfound (verb) · dumfounds (third person present) · dumfounded (past tense) · dumfounded (past participle) · dumfounding (present participle)
  1. greatly astonish or amaze.
    "she was dumbfounded at the sight that met her eyes" ·
    "a dumbfounded look on her face"
    synonyms:
    astonish · astound · amaze · stagger · surprise · startle · stun · confound · stupefy · daze · nonplus · throw · shake · unnerve · disconcert · discompose · bewilder ·
    take someone's breath away · take by surprise · take aback · shake up · stop someone in their tracks · strike dumb · leave open-mouthed · leave aghast · catch off balance · flabbergast · floor · knock for six · knock sideways · knock out · knock the stuffing out of · bowl over · blow someone's mind · blow away · astonished · astounded · amazed · staggered · surprised · startled · stunned · confounded · nonplussed · stupefied · dazed · dumbstruck · open-mouthed · agape · speechless · at a loss for words · thunderstruck · goggle-eyed · wide-eyed · taken aback · thrown · shaken · unnerved · disconcerted · discomposed · bewildered · flabbergasted · floored · flummoxed · knocked for six · knocked sideways · knocked out · bowled over · blown away · unable to believe one's eyes/ears · gobsmacked
ORIGIN
mid 17th century: blend of dumb and confound.
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How to use dumbfound in a sentence?
she was dumbfounded at the sight that met her eyes.
a dumbfounded look on her face.
How to say dumbfound in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Arabic شدة
Bangla নির্বাক
Cantonese (Traditional) 啞巴
Chinese Simplified 哑巴
Chinese Traditional 啞巴
Finnish mykistää
German sprachlos
Hindi दंभ
Icelandic dumbfann sig
Italian stupefatti
Japanese びっくりさせる
Klingon yay'
Querétaro Otomi Forofo
Romanian ar
Russian ошарашить
Serbian (Cyrillic) думбфоунд
Spanish Forofo
Swedish mållös
Telugu దుబ్బదొరికింది
Turkish sağıra
Urdu دمبفوونڈ
Yucatec Maya Forofo
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