Synonyms and Antonyms of amazement
the rapt attention and deep emotion caused by the sight of something extraordinary
- The crowd watched in amazement as the runner broke yet another world record.
respect, reverence, veneration
disbelief, incomprehension, incredulity
beguilement, bewitchment, captivation, enchantment, fascination
animation, enlightenment, enlivenment, excitement, invigoration, stimulation
absorption, engagement, engrossment, enthrallment, immersion, involvement
apathy, disinterest, incuriosity, indifference, unconcern
boredom, doldrums, ennui, listlessness, restlessness, tedium, tiredness, weariness, weltschmerz
cheerlessness, dispiritedness, joylessness, melancholy
the state of being strongly impressed by something unexpected or unusual
- Imagine Dorothy's amazement when she discovered that the Wizard of Oz was just an ordinary man.