- surprising - causing surprise or wonder or amazement; "the report shows a surprising lack of hard factual data"; "leaped up with surprising agility"; "she earned a surprising amount of money"
Antonyms: unsurprising, expected, unstartling
- surprise - cause to be surprised; "The news really surprised me"
--1 is one way to affect, impress, move, strike
Derived forms: noun surprise3, noun surprise2, noun surprise1, noun surprisal1
The bad news will surprise him
The good news will surprise her
- surprise - come upon or take unawares; "She surprised the couple"; "He surprised an interesting scene"
--2 is one way to act, move
Derived forms: noun surprise3, noun surprise2, noun surprisal1
Sam cannot surprise Sue
- storm, surprise - attack by storm; attack suddenly
--3 is one way to attack, assail
Derived forms: noun surprise2, noun surpriser1
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Somebody ----s somebody