Definition of amazement in English:

amazement

Line breaks: amaze|ment
Pronunciation: /əˈmeɪzm(ə)nt
 
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noun

[mass noun]
A feeling of great surprise or wonder: she shook her head in amazement to her amazement, Bill was keen
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  • Much to our amazement and surprise, on our return we found that the car was gone.
  • Sometimes I can only wonder in amazement about how our pop stars are forced to suffer for their art.
  • Her joy and amazement are particularly well suited to such an unfettered process.
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