Taken-aback Sentence Examples

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  • He was taken aback momentarily, but he recovered swiftly.

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  • Even the home gardener may be taken aback.

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  • I think I may have been a little too forthright in stating the channel's case and Kate looks slightly taken aback.

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  • You might also be taken aback by the ferocity of someone's reaction.

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  • While many people may compliment a black diamond engagement ring, others may be taken aback by such flouting of tradition.

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  • The cast seemed a little taken aback and surprised by the rousing reception the audience gave them come the curtain calls.

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  • They typically reason that a toddler is too young to understand what is happening and they may soon feel taken aback at the behavior issues that arise in their child soon after the adoption is finalized.

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  • Gabriel was taken aback.

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  • Deidre appeared taken aback.

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  • You will be taken aback by the many different varieties of birds there are to choose from as a pet.

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  • Frederick appeared to be taken aback both by the story, and the speed at which Sarah relayed it.

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  • Paul seems to have been taken aback by the news of the Galatians' defection.

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  • You doing in this prison room, we are you here, a golden hazel, should he saw no, rather taken aback.

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  • He was so taken aback by the beauty of it all that he cut down a tree, took it home and decorated it with candles.

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  • Although taken aback by such intimacy from a stranger, as well as terrified himself, he felt an overwhelming need to comfort her.

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  • I was really taken aback when I discovered a relay problem causing an intermittent fault on receive!

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