Witty Word Wednesday: flabbergast

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This week’s word was chosen by:
Lynnette Rivers
Student Services Manager

 

flab·ber·gast
ˈflabərˌɡast/
verb
informal
past tense: flabbergasted; past participle: flabbergasted
1.    surprise (someone) greatly; astonish.

Use it in a sentence! 
“When the man received a ten thousand dollar cellphone bill, he was flabbergasted.”
“Standing next to my favorite celebrity, I was too flabbergasted to speak.”
“As a student on a tight budget, he was flabbergasted by the huge cost of his electric bill.”

 

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