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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 as·tound /əˈstaʊnd/
 (vt.)使驚駭,使大喫一驚

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·tound a.  Stunned; astounded; astonished. [Archaic]
 Thus Ellen, dizzy and astound.
 As sudden ruin yawned around.   --Sir W. Scott.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·tound, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Astounded, [Obs.] Astound; p. pr. & vb. n. Astounding.]
 1. To stun; to stupefy.
    No puissant stroke his senses once astound.   --Fairfax.
 2. To astonish; to strike with amazement; to confound with wonder, surprise, or fear.
 These thoughts may startle well, but not astound
 The virtuous mind.   --Milton.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·ton As·tone v. t. [imp. & p. p. Astoned, Astond, or Astound.]  To stun; to astonish; to stupefy. [Obs.]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 astound
      v : affect with wonder; "Your ability to speak six languages
          amazes me!" [syn: amaze, astonish]