astomia a·sto·mi·a (ə-stō’mē-ə)
congenital absence of a mouth.
- Aston dark space
the dark region between the cathode and the cathode glow in a vacuum tube, occurring when the pressure is low.
dazed; bewildered; filled with consternation. historical examples the many were astonied at him; his visage was so marred more than men, and his form than the children of men. the expositor’s bible george adam smith then looked they on her, and saw her so fair that they were all astonied. auc-ssin and nicolete andrew lang […]
to fill with sudden and overpowering surprise or wonder; amaze: her easy humor and keen intellect astonished me. contemporary examples to question that which seems to have ceased forever to astonish us. to dream a dream: georges perec’s night visions lauren elkin december 25, 2013 they frighten a few people (mostly each other), are rude […]
to fill with sudden and overpowering surprise or wonder; amaze: her easy humor and keen intellect astonished me. contemporary examples nevertheless, i am astonished at the percentage of people who find the kimmel videos morally unproblematic. why jimmy kimmel’s lies matter sam harris november 18, 2013 i was astonished by his work and very grateful […]
causing or surprise; amazing: an astonishing victory; an astonishing remark. contemporary examples israelis are astonishingly unified in defense of their country’s flotilla interception. bibi’s unlikely new fan club ethan perlson june 4, 2010 she is smiling as he raises the baby above his head; the child is astonishingly calm. joe walsh vs. tammy duckworth: yelps, […]