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causing surprise or wonder or amazement

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And at the end of the day, it doesn't matter if the gesture is as grand as surprising OFWs in the airport or as simple as making people laugh in the elevator.
First the researchers showed the babies both surprising and predictable situations regarding an object.
Surprising Millions add to the festivities at Mercato mallWeekly raffle draws end next week
However, the surprising behaviour of complex dynamical systems, including the probability of abrupt climate change and the broader implications, are not widely appreciated.
Bunn, 444 Surprising Quotes About Jesus: A Treasury Of Inspiring Thoughts And Classic Quotations is an inspirational collection of sayings, quotes, words, phrases, and treasured wisdom regarding the life, teachings and example of Jesus Christ.
At a surprising number of schools, a majority of students now seem to take gay equality for granted.
Surprising Edge: He's interviewed more foreign leaders than most candidates can name.
Despite much hand-wringing by cautious investors, the economic numbers are coming through just when it seems the market rally needs them most, and the majority of the figures are consistently more surprising on the upside, which is typical in the early stages of a recovery.
Merged with the wedding party scene of the poem's title, where Jesus advises us to take the low place, are some of his other surprising sayings that turn conventions upside down: the wedding parable at which people are pulled in off the street; the promise of room for all in his Father's mansion.
The evolutionary tree and its surprising conclusions
Least surprising quote: "A strange thing happened next morning.
In January, Best's Review asked several industry leaders to assess the most important and surprising events of 1999 and project what events would define the course of the marketplace this year.
It is not surprising and it is part of a pattern that's growing," said Howard Karasik, a bankruptcy specialist with Sherman Citron & Karasik.
Last EPS Surprise greater than or equal to 10% (Once again, stocks posting positive surprises have a tendency of surprising again.
Then again, it's not surprising that the man in charge was Peter Weir, whose films - ``The Year of Living Dangerously,'``Gallipoli'' and ``The Truman Show,'' among others - are all marked by an intelligent eye.