Gobsmacked

Word GOBSMACKED
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Definitions and meanings of "Gobsmacked"

What do we mean by gobsmacked?

Flabbergasted, astounded, speechless, overawed.

Being totally speachless.unable to think of anything to say. Urban Dictionary

When your son tells you he volunteered to go back to Syria for 9 months-after spending over $4 grand at strip clubs in 2 days Urban Dictionary

To be kissed without having a say in the matter. Urban Dictionary

Completely dumbfounded, shocked. From the Irish word "gob" meaning "mouth". Urban Dictionary

UK Slang--def. When someone is left speechless, dumbfounded, taciturn, non-plussed. Urban Dictionary

Completely dumbfounded speechlessastounded. From the Irish/Scottish/Northern England word "gob" meaning "mouth". I think it comes from the action of clapping your hand over your mouth when you are utterly surprised to the extent that you are unable to speak. Urban Dictionary

To be completely dumbfounded or shocked. That I know of, its origins are Irish. I have know idea what a "gob" is or why it is common practice to smack somebody with one when they are shocked. It seems like a rude thing to do, though. Urban Dictionary

An expression given when Donald Trump speaks Urban Dictionary

Irish (possibly only Dublin, I'm not sure) slang meaning to kiss someone without warning. Urban Dictionary

A stupid word that was made up whilst playing a game of "Catchphrase". The contestant was adamant it was a word, the quiz-master didn't think so and said no. The contestant then went into a massive sulk over it and still believes it is a word to this day. Urban Dictionary

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The word "gobsmacked" in example sentences

To say I was gobsmacked is something of an understatement. ❋ Unknown (2009)

I always liked the British slang "gobsmacked" -- it sounds a little violent, but sometimes you do just feel smacked by whatever's happening around you, you know? ❋ Unknown (2005)

Much to my surprise - I wrote at the time I was "gobsmacked" - he had indeed left his wife whom Casey believes had no knowledge of the affair and a more confident Casey was moving to his city to be with him. ❋ Unknown (2011)

Constitutional Court judges were "gobsmacked" when they learnt that ❋ Unknown (2008)

BONUS BOOT TO THE NADS: TPM's Josh Marshall refers to this as getting "gobsmacked": ❋ CC (2008)

He denied it was intentional, saying he was "gobsmacked" by the charge, but a FIFA disciplinary committee on Saturday found him guilty of violent conduct. ❋ Unknown (2006)

Anyone who can use a word like "gobsmacked" deserves to go to Blogher. ❋ Unknown (2006)

Anyway, I was kind of gobsmacked by his talent and I was talking to my mum about it later this afternoon. ❋ Sheepdip (2002)

Top End Tourism spokeswoman Sylvia Wolf was "gobsmacked" at the outcome. ❋ Unknown (2011)

Mrs Moore said she was "gobsmacked" to hear the company had ceased trading. ❋ Unknown (2011)

He admitted to being "gobsmacked" when John Major telephoned him to tell him he was considering putting his name forward for a peerage. ❋ Unknown (2011)

Hammersmith's Labour MP Andy Slaughter told the Standard he was "gobsmacked" by the decision. ❋ Unknown (2011)

Williams 'lawyer Rob Stary told ABC Radio he was "gobsmacked" over what happened because Williams was under constant monitoring while in solitary confinement or when released into common areas. [email protected] (2010)

Olivia Mitchell, who shared a constituency with the journalist-turned-politician, said she was "gobsmacked" when told about Mr Lee's decision. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Two-goal hero Walker 'gobsmacked' at fulfiling Wembley dream ❋ Unknown (2010)

Strong says his board was '' gobsmacked '' when Tony Abbott announced he would answer ❋ Unknown (2010)

i was gobsmacked [when i] [won] the [lotto] ❋ Mike Briggs (2003)

I was gobsmacked by her [stupidity] ❋ Buttershots (2019)

Did you hear [Peter] gobsmacked me last night? The only was he was ever going to get his [lips] [on me]. ❋ Nvidic (2009)

We were utterly [gobsmacked] when we spotted John at a restaurant on [Friday night], after having attended his [funeral] that very morning! ❋ Terri M. (2005)

[Regan]: I think I'll be moving back to California. Kennedy looked at her, [gobsmacked]. Kennedy: Have you thought this through? You're my best friend, and yr [leaving me]? ❋ Babydoll75 (2019)

All the soccer fans were totally [gobsmacked] when [Leicester City] won the [Championship]. ❋ Tim Grim (2016)

"Well, I'll be [gobsmacked]!" exclaimed the [taxi driver], as he watched two sworn [enemies] hug. ❋ Yogi!! (2005)

[Donald Trump's] comments on [diet coke] left me [gobsmacked]! ❋ The Crazy Dancer (2016)

Random onlooker: OMG! He just [gobsmacked] her! That [looked] [painful]. ❋ Francie (2005)

[You're a] gobsmacker ❋ Not Getting Involved (2009)

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