to one's amazement

Definition of to one's amazement

  1. —used to indicate that one is very surprised with/about something I applied for the job, and, (much) to my amazement, I was hired.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a feeling of astonishment :  the quality or state of being amazed

    :  something that causes astonishment :  something that is amazing

    :  consternation, bewilderment

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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