- 1causing a feeling of surprise or astonishment
Using surprising: Examples
Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "surprising" can be used in various situations through the following examples!
It's surprising how much he has grown since last year.
The results of the experiment were surprising.
It was a surprising turn of events.
The movie had a surprising ending.
surprising Synonyms and Antonyms
Phrases with surprising
Surprising to say the least, she won the race despite her injury.
It's not surprising that he failed the exam, given that he didn't study at all.
Surprising as it may seem, he has never tasted chocolate in his life.
Summary: surprising in Brief
The term 'surprising' [səˈpraɪzɪŋ] denotes something that causes a feeling of surprise or astonishment, often unexpected. It can be used to describe growth, experimental results, events, and endings, as in 'The movie had a surprising ending.' Phrases like 'surprising to say the least' and 'not surprising' add emphasis and context to the term.