creating sudden alarm, surprise, or wonder; astonishing.
verb (used with object), startled, startling.
to disturb or agitate suddenly as by surprise or alarm.
to cause to start involuntarily, by or as by a sudden shock.
verb (used without object), startled, startling.
to start involuntarily, as from a shock of surprise or alarm.
a sudden shock of surprise, alarm, or the like.
something that startles.
causing surprise or fear; striking; astonishing
to be or cause to be surprised or frightened, esp so as to start involuntarily
adjective 1. creating sudden alarm, surprise, or wonder; astonishing. adjective 1. causing surprise or fear; striking; astonishing
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networking (SOA) A type of resource record used by the Domain Name System (DNS) to give meta-data about a set of domain name data (the contents of a “zone file”). An SOA record has the following parameters: Serial: the zone serial number – a version number for the zone file. Refresh: the number of seconds […]
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