Astounding and Sensational


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Astounding adjective – Causing a strong emotional reaction because of unexpectedness.
Usage example: the astounding sight of their cat returning home after having been missing for two years

Sensational is a synonym for astounding in amazing topic. In some cases you can use "Sensational" instead an adjective "Astounding".
Nearby Words: astound, astounded
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Sensational adjective – Arousing a strong and usually superficial interest or emotional reaction.
Astounding is a synonym for sensational in amazing topic. You can use "Astounding" instead an adjective "Sensational", if it concerns topics such as startling.
Nearby Words: sensation, sensationally, sensationalism, sensationalize, sensationalist
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