He would have been surprised, and none too pleased, to see us supplying him with ideologies he chose not to have.
None of this would have surprised Kolko, who died earlier this year, or Buchanan, who died in 2013.
“We were all surprised by the extent and scale of it,” says the 70-year-old entrepreneur.
And you might be surprised to hear me say that, as a music fan, there is something about it I like.
And they are surprised that latino voters were listening and remembered this?
I should not be surprised if I were to recognize him the first time I met him face to face.
I wouldn't be surprised if the next Consolidated dividend was reduced.
She caught her doll into her arms and met her companion's surprised gaze.
Americans, of all people, should never be surprised by the power of our ideals.
Ortensia uncovered her eyes and looked up, surprised at the change of tone.
1610s, "attacked unexpectedly," past participle adjective from surprise (v.). Meaning "excited by something unexpected" is from 1882.
late 14c., "unexpected attack or capture," from Middle French surprise "a taking unawares," from noun use of past participle of Old French surprendre "to overtake," from sur- "over" (see sur-) + prendre "to take," from Latin prendere, contracted from prehendere "to grasp, seize" (see prehensile). Meaning "something unexpected" first recorded 1590s, that of "feeling caused by something unexpected" is c.1600. Meaning "fancy dish" is attested from 1708.
A Surprize is ... a dish ... which promising little from its first appearance, when open abounds with all sorts of variety. [W. King, "Cookery," 1708]Surprise party originally was a military detachment (1841); festive sense is attested from 1858.
A person who ''surfs'': People are taking the trouble to put the professional sports schedules on line, to be consulted by any surfer of cyberspace (1990s+)