Watson gets everything wrong and Holmes is then able to wow his friend with astonishing inferences.
The death toll rose to four last night, and it is astonishing that it's not much higher.
With just over six months before Election Day, the 2012 presidential campaign looks dull but astonishing.
An astonishing thing happened this week in American politics.
His astonishing new novel “The Zone of Interest,” which will be released Sept. 30, is his latest attempt.
Or come back to Europe, and take the astonishing case of Austria and Hungary.
There is one astonishing instance of this towards the end of the drama.
It is astonishing with what keen delight he engaged in this singular pursuit.
It's astonishing how people forget the vital things, and remember trifles.
There was an astonishing vista, once inside the gates, of sherry butts and port casks.
c.1300, astonien, from Old French estoner "to stun, daze, deafen, astound," from Vulgar Latin *extonare, from Latin ex- "out" + tonare "to thunder" (see thunder); so, literally "to leave someone thunderstruck." The modern form (influenced by English verbs in -ish, e.g. distinguish, diminish) is attested from c.1530.
No wonder is thogh that she were astoned [Chaucer, "Clerk's Tale"]Related: Astonished; astonishing; astonishingly.