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dumfounded
used in The Outsiders

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Definition
very surprised - often too surprised to know what to say or do
  •   "Hate to tell you this, kiddo," the guy said dryly, "but you're bleedin' all over my car seats."
      I blinked. "I am?"
      "Your head."
      I reached up to scratch the side of my head where it'd been itching for a while, and when I looked at my hand it was smeared with blood. "Gosh, mister, I'm sorry," I said, dumfounded.
    p. 151.5
dumfounded = very surprised
  • "No..." Two-Bit said, dumfounded. "No, Ponyboy, that ain't right... you got it wrong..."
    p. 42.5
dumfounded = very surprised
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