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"Amazing" is a form of "amazing", an adjective which is often translated as "asombroso". "Astonishing" is a form of "astonishing", an adjective which is often translated as "sorprendente". Learn more about the difference between "amazing" and "astonishing" below.
amazing(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (extraordinary)
a. asombroso
It is amazing what they can do with computers nowadays.Es asombroso lo que pueden hacer con las computadoras hoy en día.
b. extraordinario
The smartphone is an amazing invention.El teléfono inteligente es un invento extraordinario.
c. increíble
Luis Suarez scored an amazing goal in tonight's match.Luis Suárez marcó un gol increíble en el partido de esta noche.
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astonishing(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (amazing)
a. sorprendente
Paco's athletic ability is astonishing.La habilidad atlética de Paco es sorprendente.
b. extraordinario
Running 27 marathons in 27 days truly is an astonishing achievement.Correr 27 maratones en 27 días es un logro realmente extraordinario.
2. (incredible)
a. pasmoso
I think it is astonishing that there are still people in the world who think like this.A mí me resulta pasmoso que todavía quede gente en el mundo que piense de esa manera.
b. increíble
We received astonishing news today from archaeologists in Brazil.Hoy nos ha llegado una noticia bastante increíble de unos arqueólogos que están en Brasil.
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