Surprised in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Surprised

Caused to feel surprise, amazement or wonder, or showing an emotion due to an unexpected event. | simple past tense and past participle of surprise

Short Example Sentences for Surprised

  • 1. Frank himself was surprised and puzzled. 🔊
  • 2. Nor was she surprised at what had happened. 🔊
  • 3. He was surprised to find it no longer there. 🔊
  • 4. Canby raised a politely surprised eyebrow. 🔊
  • 5. He had also learned some things that surprised him. 🔊
  • 6. He looked round at the heavy surprised faces. 🔊
  • 7. He was more surprised than I, and also rather hurt. 🔊
  • 8. General McNeil was greatly surprised by the news. 🔊
  • 9. I shouldn't be surprised if she went off her head. 🔊
  • 10. It was not so much the beauty, as the grandeur that surprised me. 🔊
  • 11. I was surprised to see that she looked happy, though very tired. 🔊
  • 12. I, for my part, was surprised at the absence of many common things. 🔊
  • 13. Patricia was very much amused and surprised to see that Constance had her way. 🔊
  • 14. I hope you will not be surprised to receive a letter from the widow Gimcrack. 🔊
  • 15. I was so surprised by all this scene that I had not been able to say a word. 🔊
  • 16. He was smiling, but I was surprised at the eagerness of his tones. 🔊
  • 17. Both Randy and Pep were surprised at this statement and told Frank so. 🔊
  • 18. The family were surprised at the absence of the prince's confessor. 🔊
  • 19. You are not surprised to hear that Aspasia's goods were seized this morning. 🔊

How to use Surprised in Sentences?

  • 1. It would never have surprised me had she ordered us down to clean up the court for her. 🔊
  • 2. I am quite surprised to find from your last letter that you had not received mine. 🔊
  • 3. I was not surprised to learn that my startling telegram had aroused no little skepticism. 🔊
  • 4. It was a sight that surprised me; for a most desolate prison-cell could not have been darker. 🔊
  • 5. When we next meet, you will be surprised to hear what I have in the mean time learned. 🔊
  • 6. Lawrence had come to the conclusion that the guerrillas were surprised and totally unprepared for a fight. 🔊
  • 7. We have already surprised ourselves no less than we have confounded our enemies by our rally and our readiness. 🔊
  • 8. Must it not have been irretrievably lost, and shall we be surprised if we hereafter detect in her a tendency to heartlessness? 🔊
  • 9. Julia was shocked and surprised at the depth of disgraceful vanity and cowardice which special circumstances had brought within her consciousness. 🔊
  • 10. Vincent was a good deal surprised when someone came close to him down the aisle next to the outer wall of the building. 🔊
  • 11. Was he surprised for once into open discomfiture, or was his nimble wit engaged in framing a plausible answer? 🔊
  • 12. They were both surprised and entranced, for after that rollicking bugle call there rang out a sweet home melody. 🔊
  • 13. I refused him with a vehemence which must have surprised him, modest as he was, and rushed wildly home. 🔊
  • 14. It surprised him a little that he saw none of his own eagerness reflected in the varied expressions, also it relieved him somewhat. 🔊
  • 15. They seemed surprised at seeing us, and after firing one volley wheeled their horses and went tearing back. 🔊
  • 16. In the same ground you are surprised to find so many living animals in one herd, from the most opposite parts of the habitable globe. 🔊