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a·maze·ment

 (ə-māz′mənt)
n.
1. A state of extreme surprise or wonder; astonishment.
2. Obsolete Bewilderment; perplexity.

amazement

(əˈmeɪzmənt)
n
1. incredulity or great astonishment; complete wonder or surprise
2. obsolete bewilderment or consternation

a•maze•ment

(əˈmeɪz mənt)

n.
1. overwhelming surprise or astonishment.
2. Obs.
a. perplexity.
b. consternation.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amazement - the feeling that accompanies something extremely surprisingamazement - the feeling that accompanies something extremely surprising; "he looked at me in astonishment"
feeling - the experiencing of affective and emotional states; "she had a feeling of euphoria"; "he had terrible feelings of guilt"; "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual"
wonder, wonderment, admiration - the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising
surprise - the astonishment you feel when something totally unexpected happens to you
stupefaction - a feeling of stupefied astonishment

amazement

amazement

noun
The emotion aroused by something awe-inspiring or astounding:
Archaic: admiration, dread.
Translations
ذُهُول، دَهْشَة
ohromeníúžas
forbavselseforbløffelse
furîa, undrun
veliko začudenje

amazement

[əˈmeɪzmənt] Nasombro m
the news caused general amazementla noticia causó sorpresa generalizada or un asombro general
they looked on in amazementmiraron asombrados
to my amazementpara mi gran asombro or sorpresa

amazement

[əˈmeɪzmənt] n (= astonishment) → stupéfaction f, ébahissement m
The news was greeted with amazement → La nouvelle a été accueillie avec stupéfaction.

amazement

nErstaunen nt, → Verwunderung f; much to my amazementzu meinem großen Erstaunen

amazement

[əˈmeɪzmənt] nstupore m, meraviglia
to my amazement ... → con mia gran sorpresa...
he looked at me in amazement → mi guardò stupito

amaze

(əˈmeiz) verb
to surprise greatly. I was amazed at his stupidity.
aˈmazement noun
great surprise. To my amazement, he had never heard of her.
aˈmazing adjective
an amazing sight.
aˈmazingly adverb

amazement

n. asombro, pasmo, admiración.
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Any library strong in math and science will find Mathematical Amazements and Surprises: Fascinating Figures and Noteworthy Numbers delightful and stimulating.