amaz·​ing·​ly ə-ˈmā-ziŋ-lē How to pronounce amazingly (audio)
: to an amazing degree
amazingly low prices
: as is amazing
Amazingly, she wasn't hurt by the fall.

Examples of amazingly in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Stewart Copeland is amazingly creative behind the drums. Liza Lentini, SPIN, 16 Feb. 2024 And the 49ers, rather amazingly, haven’t won a Super Bowl since crushing the San Diego Chargers nearly 30 years ago in Super Bowl 29, going 0-3. Tom Krasovic, San Diego Union-Tribune, 12 Feb. 2024 Professor Tao has authored more than 300 research papers on an amazingly wide swath of mathematics including harmonic analysis, partial differential equations, combinatorics, number theory, data science, random matrices and much more. Quanta Magazine, 1 Feb. 2024 In front of huge crowds, hypnotists command a room and engage with strangers from all walks of life—who, amazingly, trust them. Emily Latimer, Longreads, 25 Jan. 2024 Friday marked only the fifth time in NBA history — and amazingly the second time this week — in which two players scored at least 60 points. Tim Reynolds, Chicago Tribune, 26 Jan. 2024 For starters, this year’s Cutest Kid Halloween Photo Contest was an amazingly fun experience. Kansas City Star, 24 Jan. 2024 Allen owns a 3-1 edge in regular-season games, and amazingly neither quarterback has won at home. Blair Kerkhoff, Kansas City Star, 19 Jan. 2024 The plane, a Boeing 737 Max 9, managed to land safely 13 minutes later and, amazingly, no one was injured; nobody had been in the window or middle seat of Row 26, the row closest to the missing section. The Week Us, theweek, 16 Jan. 2024 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1650, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of amazingly was in 1650

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“Amazingly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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