Amazing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈmeɪzɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word amazing
Brit.  |əˈmeɪzɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word amazing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to amaze

adjective

- surprising greatly(syn: astonishing)

she does an amazing amount of work

- inspiring awe or admiration or wonder(syn: awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awing)

New York is an amazing city

Examples

He showed an amazing lack of concern for others.

The amazing thing is that no one knows where it came from.

He has an amazing ability to learn new languages.

Her grandmother was really an amazing woman.

It was amazing to watch them perform.

It was amazing that she was able to solve the problem so quickly.

He's an amazing player to watch.

It's amazing how often you see drivers using mobile phones.

she does an amazing amount of work

New York is an amazing city

It's amazing how they completed the bridge so quickly.

He achieves amazing effects with wood.

Medical science has made amazing progress in recent decades.

The magician performed some amazing tricks.

a writer who has imagined an entire world of amazing creatures

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