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Definitions of surprise:
  • noun:   the act of surprising someone
  • noun:   a sudden unexpected event
  • noun:   the astonishment you feel when something totally unexpected happens to you
  • verb:   come upon or take unawares
    Example: "She surprised the couple"
  • verb:   cause to be surprised
    Example: "The news really surprised me"
  • verb:   attack by storm; attack suddenly
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #49145)

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