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v. a·mazed, a·maz·ing, a·maz·es
1. To affect with great wonder; astonish. See Synonyms at surprise.
2. Obsolete To bewilder; perplex.
To cause great wonder or astonishment: a sight that amazes.
[From Middle English masen, to bewilder, and from amased, bewildered (from Old English āmasod), both from Old English āmasian, to bewilder : ā-, intensive pref. + *masian, to confuse.]
a·maz′ed·ly (ə-mā′zĭd-lē) adv.
filled with incredulity or surprise
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|Adj.||1.||amazed - filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock; "an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation"; "I stood enthralled, astonished by the vastness and majesty of the cathedral"; "astounded viewers wept at the pictures from the Oklahoma City bombing"; "stood in stunned silence"; "stunned scientists found not one but at least three viruses"|
surprised - taken unawares or suddenly and feeling wonder or astonishment; "surprised by her student's ingenuity"; "surprised that he remembered my name"; "a surprised expression"
amazed[əˈmeɪzd] adj (= astonished) [person] → stupéfait(e), ébahi(e); [reaction] → de stupéfaction
to be amazed by sth → être stupéfait(e) de qch
to be amazed (that) ...
I was amazed that I managed to do it → J'étais stupéfait d'y être arrivé.
I was amazed that he managed to do it → J'étais stupéfait de voir qu'il arrivait à le faire.
to be amazed to discover that ... → être stupéfait(e) de découvrir que ...
adj look, expression → erstaunt