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amazement

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noun amaze·ment \ə-ˈmāz-mənt\

Simple Definition of amazement

  • : a feeling of being very surprised or amazed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of amazement

  1. 1 obsolete :  consternation, bewilderment

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being amazed

  3. 3 :  something that amazes

Examples of amazement in a sentence

  1. The crowd watched in amazement as the magician performed his tricks.

  2. Much to the amazement of her family, she left school to pursue her acting career.



1592

First Known Use of amazement

1592



AMAZEMENT Defined for Kids

amazement

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noun amaze·ment \ə-ˈmāz-mənt\

Definition of amazement for Students

  1. :  great surprise





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