surprise (v.) Old form(s): surpriz'd , Surprize
astonish, bewilder, perplex
Tim V.i.154[Timon to First and Second Senators, of their offer] You ... / Surprise me to the very brink of tears
Tit II.iii.211[Quintus to Martius] I am surprised with an uncouth fear
WT III.i.10[Cleomenes to Dion] the ear-deaf'ning voice o'th' oracle ... so surprised my sense / That I was nothing

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