aghast
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aghast(
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gahst
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. horrorizado
Eddie's mom was aghast to discover that his grandfather had bought him a boa constrictor to keep as a pet.La mamá de Eddie quedó horrorizada al descubrir que su abuelo le había comprado una boa de mascota.
The spectators stood aghast as the magician apparently sawed the woman in the box in half.Los espectadores quedaron horrorizados mientras el mago aparentemente cortaba en dos a a la mujer en la caja.
b. espantado
We could only watch aghast as the truck drove through the giant window of the shopping mall.Solo pudimos observar espantados cómo el camión atravesaba la ventana enorme del centro comercial.
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aghast
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. horrorizado(a), espantado(a)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
aghast [əˈɡɑːst]
adjective
horrorizado; pasmado;at ante
to be aghast at horrorizarse or pasmarse ante
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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