What does amaze mean?

Definitions for amaze
əˈmeɪzamaze

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amaze, astonish, astound(verb)

    affect with wonder

    "Your ability to speak six languages amazes me!"

  2. perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound(verb)

    be a mystery or bewildering to

    "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"

Wiktionary

  1. amaze(Noun)

    Amazement, astonishment.

  2. amaze(Verb)

    To stupefy; to knock unconscious.

  3. amaze(Verb)

    To terrify, to fill with panic.

  4. amaze(Verb)

    To fill with wonder and surprise; to astonish, astound, surprise or perplex.

    He was amazed when he found that the girl was a robot.

  5. Origin: From amasen, from amasian, from a- + * from *, from mas-, from mā-. Akin to masa, μάτη, μέμαα. More at automatic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Amaze(verb)

    to bewilder; to stupefy; to bring into a maze

  2. Amaze(verb)

    to confound, as by fear, wonder, extreme surprise; to overwhelm with wonder; to astound; to astonish greatly

  3. Amaze(verb)

    to be astounded

  4. Amaze(verb)

    bewilderment, arising from fear, surprise, or wonder; amazement

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Amaze

    a-māz′, v.t. to confound with surprise or wonder.—n. astonishment: perplexity (much less common than Amaze′ment).—adv. Amaz′edly, with amazement or wonder.—n. Amaze′ment, Amaz′edness (rare), surprise mingled with wonder: astonishment.—p.adj. Amaze′ing, causing amazement, astonishment: astonishing.—adv. Amaz′ingly. [Pfx. a-, and Maze.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of amaze in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of amaze in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of amaze in a Sentence

  1. Vickie Henry of Maggie:

    The beauty of Assateague never fails to amaze me.

  2. Ken Nedimyer:

    It never ceases to amaze me how fast we can grow those corals and how well they are doing.

  3. Marcus Aurelius, Meditations:

    It never ceases to amaze me: we all love ourselves more than other people, but care more about their opinions than our own.

  4. John Kilduff:

    The part of the report that continues to amaze is the domestic production number, which showed a small rise, despite the ever-plunging rig count.

  5. Paul Azinger:

    Jordan Spieth continues to amaze, i don't know if anybody would have even thought Rory McIlroy would ever see anybody like Jordan Spieth with that maturity at such a young age.

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