What does amazement mean?

Definitions for amazement
əˈmeɪz məntamaze·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. astonishment, amazementnoun

    the feeling that accompanies something extremely surprising

    "he looked at me in astonishment"

Wiktionary

  1. amazementnoun

    The condition of being amazed; overwhelming wonder, as from surprise, sudden fear, horror, or admiration; astonishment.

  2. amazementnoun

    A particular feeling of wonder, surprise, fear, or horror.

  3. amazementnoun

    Something which amazes.

  4. amazementnoun

    Madness, frenzy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Amazementnoun

    the condition of being amazed; bewilderment [Obs.]; overwhelming wonder, as from surprise, sudden fear, horror, or admiration

  2. Amazementnoun

    frenzy; madness

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of amazement in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of amazement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of amazement in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Fry:

    Poetry is the language in which man explores his own amazement.

  2. Bradley Ballantyne:

    I kept recording, and to my amazement the 'dead' animal got to its feet and they both ran away, the animals bolted past my car, I drove after them for a few seconds but they ran into thick bush and was unable to follow them.

  3. Thomas Mann:

    This was love at first sight, love everlasting a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected--in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

  4. Rafael Olmeda:

    Over the years, untimely celebrity deaths gave rise to my growing amazement that Abe Vigoda was outliving so many people.

  5. Peyton Manning:

    That's just when I shook my head in amazement, because I was thinking that Mort (ESPN's Chris Mortensen) and (ESPN's) Adam Schefter had gotten to my 5-year-old daughter to cultivate a new source.

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