Adjective surprising has 1 sense
  1. 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"
    unsurprising, expected, unstartling
,Verb surprise has 3 senses
  1. 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
    Sample sentences:
    The bad news will surprise him
    The good news will surprise her
  2. 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
    Sample sentence:
    Sam cannot surprise Sue
  3. storm, surprise - attack by storm; attack suddenly
    --3 is one way to attack, assail
    Derived forms: noun surprise2, noun surpriser1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody