from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state of being flabbergasted.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of confounding or covering with confusion; the state of being flabbergasted or bewildered.
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(link) flabbergastation is a great word (Reply to this) (Parent) darcyk_j
Then, just as the media flabbergastation was dying down in the midst of a three-anchor (plus Anderson Cooper) commitment to Hurricane Gustav and Labor Day lassitude, it flared anew with the revelation that Palin's 17-year-old unmarried daughter, Bristol, was pregnant.
I had much more pleasant things to say, but after seeing Ed Bradley's report on "60 Minutes" (see the wrap-up here), I am in a state of flabbergastation.