Definition of wonderstruck in English:

wonderstruck

adjective

  • (of a person) experiencing a sudden feeling of awed delight or wonder.

    ‘he was wonderstruck by America’
    • ‘But more recently, as the last line of the climactic ‘Haye re woh din kyon na aye’ faded out at a morning show of the 1960s classic ‘Anuradha’, bad print and all, the sparse hall echoed to wonderstruck applause.’
    • ‘A world before which one has to relearn how to look, with the large wide-eyed gaze of a wonderstruck child.’
    • ‘‘A student of mine suggested him and even I was wonderstruck at his natural acting talent and total professionalism,’ says Sashikumar.’
    • ‘For many of the visitors, it was their first visit to a big hotel, they were wonderstruck and extremely happy to see how housekeeping was an integral part of a hotel.’
    • ‘He is wonderstruck by the fact that the camera, a machine, responds quite differently the moment it is placed in different hands.’
    • ‘I was wonderstruck that he had got two thousand pounds in 1928 by writing a symphony, his No 6, to commemorate the Schubert centenary.’
    • ‘The men and women from media were left wonderstruck.’
    • ‘And if you remember, the family left us wonderstruck a year ago when it had the India Gate in New Delhi disappear.’
    • ‘Many are, in fact, wonderstruck, when they speak of their children's ability to keenly observe things.’
    • ‘Every time the enthusiastic traveller is excited because it leaves one wonderstruck at the engineering marvel of the Kottavalasa-Kirandul line on the Waltair Division of the East Coast Railway.’
    • ‘To round off the evening, there was a magic show that kept the audience wonderstruck.’
    • ‘She began to float a few inches from the floor, hair rising around her wonderstruck face.’
    • ‘Lash didn't bother staring back at his opponent and spent the next silent minutes looking around him and beaming at everyone who was staring wonderstruck at him.’
    • ‘The stage shook as it resounded with the rhythmic patterns at such speed that evoked gasps from the wonderstruck audience.’
    • ‘We see the world and the people around us with wonderstruck eyes.’
    • ‘I was wonderstruck when I learnt that the place now known as Silicon Valley once had an opulence of orchards.’
    • ‘‘My first love,’ says the wonderstruck filmmaker.’
    • ‘Kaju is wonderstruck by what she sees in this diverse country.’
    • ‘Their monuments stand in testimony to their beliefs and even today one is wonderstruck at their foresight.’
    • ‘Simon's frail, drifting voice is the emotional key to the music, undercutting the epic strokes of his guitar with a sort of wonderstruck humanness.’
    amazed, filled with astonishment, filled with amazement, astounded, staggered, surprised, startled, stunned, thunderstruck, aghast, taken aback, confounded, dumbfounded, stupefied, dazed, nonplussed, dumbstruck, open-mouthed, agape, lost for words, wide-eyed, awed, filled with awe, filled with wonder, awestruck
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Pronunciation

wonderstruck

/ˈwʌndəstrʌk/