Definition of amaze
- He amazed audiences with the power of his voice.
- The fireworks display never ceases to amaze.
He has amazed audiences around the world with his magic tricks.
It amazes me that no one noticed the error.
Her garden's beauty never fails to amaze.
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knock for a loop, take aback, take by surprise;
: to surprise and sometimes confuse (someone) very much : to fill (someone) with wonder
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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