astonishment - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate astonishment

astonishment is hyphenated as a-ston-ish-ment

How to pronounce astonishment

astonishment is pronounced ə´s tɑːnɪʃmənt

Number of syllables in astonishment

The number of syllables in astonishment is 4

What part of speech in astonishment?

astonishment is a noun

How common in the word astonishment?

astonishment is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does astonishment convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'astonishment'

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Common collocations before 'astonishment'

around, ask, back, eye, face, gasp, look, open, repeated, saw, star, turn, watch, whisper, wide

Common collocations of 'astonishment'

after, around, ask, back, before, each, expression, eye, face, gasp, head, jaw, listen, look, men, mouth, open, other, over, repeated, saw, show, star, stare, stood, turn, watch, went, whisper, wide

Words with similar spelling to astonishment

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Common Verb Collocations of astonishment

ask, be, become, behold, can, cause, conceal, discover, exceed, excite, exclaim, express, feel, fill, find, get, have, hear, hide, look, lose, must, petrify, read, recover, regard, say, see, strike, widen

Common Adverb Collocations of astonishment

again, almost, always, as, back, clearly, even, first, greatly, hardly, how, however, instead, much, never, not, once, only, quite, round, so, somewhat, soon, still, then, therefore, very, well, when, why

Common Conjunction Collocations of astonishment

and, but, either, nor, or

Lists containing astonishment

Common collocations after 'repeated'
Synonyms of 'admiration'
Synonyms of 'amazement'
Synonyms of 'awe'
Synonyms of 'blockbuster'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'bomb'
Synonyms of 'bombshell'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'earthshaker'
Synonyms of 'exception'
Synonyms of 'fascination'
Common Noun Collocations of alarm
Common Noun Collocations of awe
Common Noun Collocations of admiration
Common Noun Collocations of audacity
Common Noun Collocations of blinked
Common Noun Collocations of bewildered
Common Noun Collocations of beheld
Common Noun Collocations of delight
Common Noun Collocations of dismay
Common Noun Collocations of eyebrows
Common Noun Collocations of exclamation
Common Noun Collocations of excite
Common Noun Collocations of exclamations
Common Noun Collocations of excites
Common Noun Collocations of feigned
Common Noun Collocations of feigning
Common Noun Collocations of gasped
Common Noun Collocations of gazed
Common Noun Collocations of gazing
Common Noun Collocations of gasp
Common Noun Collocations of gaping
Common Noun Collocations of gaped
Common Noun Collocations of gasps
Common Noun Collocations of gazes
Common Noun Collocations of grimacing
Common Noun Collocations of gape
Common Noun Collocations of horror
Common Noun Collocations of heartbroken
Common Noun Collocations of indignation
Common Noun Collocations of incredulous
Common Noun Collocations of idiotic
Common Noun Collocations of incredulity
Common Noun Collocations of jawed
Common Noun Collocations of mute
Common Noun Collocations of openmouthed
Common Noun Collocations of pained
Common Noun Collocations of petrified
Common Noun Collocations of quiescence
Common Noun Collocations of roared
Common Noun Collocations of resentful
Common Noun Collocations of rapture
Common Noun Collocations of stare
Common Noun Collocations of spectacle
Common Noun Collocations of transfixed
Common Noun Collocations of utter
Common Noun Collocations of unspeakable
Common Noun Collocations of undisguised
Common Noun Collocations of unbounded
Common Noun Collocations of undertones
Common Noun Collocations of unfeigned
Common Noun Collocations of unmixed