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Spanish Word of the Day: Sorprender

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Verbos de pensamiento II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/28/2003
Word: Sorprender
(sor-pren-DER) Verbo
English: to surprise
Etymology: Del francés surprendre
Meaning: Conmover, suspender o maravillar con algo imprevisto, raro o incomprensible.
Topic:Verbos de pensamiento II

"...le sorprendieron por su fluidez y verosimilitud."

Luis Landero, Juegos de la edad tardía p.14 Eds. RBA