Definitions for Amazing
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Amazing.
"she does an amazing amount of work"; "the dog was capable of astonishing tricks"
amazing, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awingadjective
inspiring awe or admiration or wonder
"New York is an amazing city"; "the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight"; "the awesome complexity of the universe"; "this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath"- Melville; "Westminster Hall's awing majesty, so vast, so high, so silent"
Causing wonder and amazement; possessing uniquely wonderful qualities.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from amaze.
It is indeed an amazing thing to see the present desolation of Italy, when one considers what incredible multitudes of people it abounded with during the reigns of the Roman emperours. Joseph Addison, Remarks on Italy.
Amazing is a song written by Australian singer-songwriter Alex Lloyd. The song was released in September 2001 as the second single from his second studio album, Watching Angels Mend. It was a successful single, which reached the top of the New Zealand chart, and topped the poll in youth radio station Triple J's Hottest 100 in 2001. The song is an example of the evergreen 'four chords of pop' progression. At the ARIA Music Awards of 2002, the song was nominated for Single of the Year and Highest Selling Single, losing out on both to "Can't Get You Out of My Head" by Kylie Minogue. At the APRA Music Awards of 2002 the song won the 'Song of the Year' award. In January 2018, as part of Triple M's "Ozzest 100", the 'most Australian' songs of all time, "Amazing" was ranked number 80.
Amazing is used to describe something or someone that is extremely impressive, awe-inspiring, or extraordinary. It implies a sense of wonderment, astonishment, or disbelief at the exceptional quality, skill, beauty, or achievement of the subject being described.
Amazing can be defined as something or someone that causes astonishment, wonder, or admiration. It is used to describe something that is extraordinary, remarkable, or awe-inspiring.
causing amazement; very wonderful; as, amazing grace
Causing feelings of joy and inspiration.
They viewed the water-show on the Riverbank and thought it was amazing therefore they shared their video they made of it.
Submitted by MaryC on March 16, 2015
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Rank popularity for the word 'Amazing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2098
Rank popularity for the word 'Amazing' in Adjectives Frequency: #637
The numerical value of Amazing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Amazing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
It is bittersweet, because I’ve had some amazing colleagues before me that really could have done it, and there are some amazing folks that will go behind me,”
If she’s amazing, she won't be easy. If she’s easy, she won't be amazing. If she worths it, you won't give up. If you give up, you’re not worthy
There are two sorts of curiosity -- the momentary and the permanent. The momentary is concerned with the odd appearance on the surface of things. The permanent is attracted by the amazing and consecutive life that flows on beneath the surface of things.
The things written inside are amazing. Amazing ! Amazing ! expected returns... crazy stuff. There are things written there that are really madness.
It was an amazing match, it's an amazing story. All this summer is amazing for me. I will remember every moment of it. I have a really good memory if we talk about tennis. I'll definitely remember it even when I'm, like, 70 years old.
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- مذهل, مدهشArabic
- удивителен, смайващBulgarian
- ohromující, úžasnýCzech
- verwunderlich, unglaublich, tolle, erstaunlichGerman
- καταπληκτικός, εκπληκτικός, φοβερο, αξιοθαύμαστος, απίστευτοςGreek
- sorprendente, asombrosoSpanish
- شگفت انگیزPersian
- incroyable, étonnantFrench
- गजब काHindi
- Stupefacente, meraviglioso, sbalorditivo, sorprendenteItalian
- 驚くべき, 凄いJapanese
- prachtig, wonderbaarlijk, verbluffendDutch
- zdumiewający, zaskakującyPolish
- поразительный, восхитительный, изумительныйRussian
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