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Definition of Astony

Astony
Astony As*ton"y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Astonied; p. pr. & vb. n. Astonying. See Astone.] To stun; to bewilder; to astonish; to dismay. [Archaic] The captain of the Helots . . . strake Palladius upon the side of his head, that he reeled astonied. --Sir P. Sidney. This sodeyn cas this man astonied so, That reed he wex, abayst, and al quaking. --Chaucer.

Meaning of Astony from wikipedia

- and Literae Humaniores (Greats). Wilde wrote to a friend, "The dons are 'astonied' beyond words – the Bad Boy doing so well in the end!" After graduation...
- King James Version Ezra 9:3 ....and sat down stunned. ...and sat down astonied. Isaiah 11:8 And the sucking child shall play on the hole of the asp, and...
- on “Clowns and Demonic Learning in Doctor Faustus” Ross Lerner on “The Astonied Body in Paradise Lost” Andrew Lawson on “Becoming Bourgeois: Benjamin Franklin's...
- a silted up canal toward the east of Babylon. "Astonished" is read as "astonied" in the Revised Version, i.e. dumb and motionless. The seven-day long "period...
- mantle, and plucked off the hair of my head and of my beard, and sat down astonied. "Rent my garment and my mantle": Here Ezra is rending (tearing) his 'under-garment'...
- mantle, and plucked off the hair of my head and of my beard, and sat down astonied. So when I heard this thing, I tore my garment and my robe, and plucked...
- King James Version ...and sat down astonied. Third Millennium Bible ....and sat down stunned....
- him that all the wood rong, So sodainly that, as it were a sote, I stood astonied; so was I with the song Thorow ravished, that, till late and long, I ne...