Amazed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈmeɪzd|  American pronunciation of the word amazed
Brit.  |əˈmeɪzd|  British pronunciation of the word amazed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto amaze
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto amaze

adjective

- filled with the emotional impact of overwhelming surprise or shock(syn: astonied, astonished, astounded, stunned)

an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation

Examples

I'm amazed you've never heard of the Rolling Stones.

You'd be amazed how much money you can save.

We were absolutely amazed at his rapid recovery.

Visitors are often amazed to discover how little the town has changed.

He was amazed at what he saw.

She was amazed to see the results of the research.

We were amazed that he agreed so quickly.

an amazed audience gave the magician a standing ovation

Doctors were amazed by the sudden improvement in her medical condition.

She was amazed that some people could watch the trial with indifference.

He has amazed audiences around the world with his magic tricks.

I was amazed by the originality of her ideas.

...after his transfiguration into a Buddhist monk, all his family and friends were amazed by his newly found patience and tranquillity...

...were amazed by the squalid, cramped quarters in the town's historic bastille...

It amazed me (to learn) that he had been promoted.

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