Synonyms for astonishing

Synonyms for (adjective) astonishing

Synonyms: staggering, astonishing, astounding, stupefying

Definition: so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm

Usage: such an enormous response was astonishing; an astounding achievement; the amount of money required was staggering; suffered a staggering defeat; the figure inside the boucle dress was stupefying

Similar words: impressive

Definition: making a strong or vivid impression

Usage: an impressive ceremony


Synonyms: amazing, astonishing

Definition: surprising greatly

Usage: she does an amazing amount of work; the dog was capable of astonishing tricks

Similar words: surprising

Definition: causing surprise or wonder or amazement

Usage: the report shows a surprising lack of hard factual data; leaped up with surprising agility; she earned a surprising amount of money