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surprising greatly

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so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm

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It's the end of an astonishing era and he has bowed out with yet another championship.
Police in New Jersey have released astonishing footage of a crash involving a drunk driver, in a stark warning of the dangers of getting behind the wheel under the influence.
It would seem that whatever the climate, the astonishing demand for great works of art by the most celebrated names from the world of modern art remains unabated.
An onlooker at Secrets in East London said: "It was astonishing.
Centennial College's first-ever Writer of the Year, Heather Ball presents Astonishing Women Artists, a collected profile of ten renowned women artists from the 16th century to the present day.
Peter's post certainly made people think, but Sam Swinstead summed up what I think we sometimes forget that the Digest is about when she included the following in her post: "I don't think it is that astonishing, really--I think lots of us of like to offer help to others and to feel that we contribute to the digest .
This group of elites is talking about not defending our borders, finally, but rather creating new ones"--it really isn't astonishing at all.
GUTSY Brentford salvaged a point in an astonishing game which had everything.
And cruelty, astonishing in scale, bewildering in scope, visited on hundreds of helpless patients before and during the 1920s at New Jersey's Trenton State Hospital, all in the name of scientific treatment for mental disease, is the leitmotif in Andrew Scull's superbly horrifying study of Henry Cotton, Madhouse: A Tragic Tale of Megalomania and Modern Medicine.
But the resort town is reinventing itself as chichi destination, and the astonishing 371-room fantasy beach resort Fiesta Americana Grand Aqua is speeding that transition (stealing star chef Michelle Bernstein from Miami's Mandarin Oriental was a good start).
Comment: It is astonishing that such a rule would need to be required.
Sleigh's too subtle--this is an astonishing first novel--to spell all this out.
We averaged an astonishing 41 miles per gallon, using a few tricks to attain the high mileage, such as putting the transmission in neutral and coasting down hills.
Through publication and analysis of financial records covering a period of approximately sixty-seven years, Hatfield confirms some long-held beliefs, but more importantly provides astonishing evidence about Michelangelo's financial standing and by extension, his work and status.