amazed

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amazed (comparative more amazed, superlative most amazed)

  1. Astonished; confounded with fear, surprise, or wonder; greatly surprised.
    • 1907, Robert Chambers, chapter 1/2, The Younger Set[1]:
      And it was while all were passionately intent upon the pleasing and snake-like progress of their uncle that a young girl in furs [] peeped perfunctorily into the nursery [] and halted amazed.
    • 1963, Margery Allingham, chapter 8, The China Governess[2]:
      It was a casual sneer, obviously one of a long line. There was hatred behind it, but of a quiet, chronic type, nothing new or unduly virulent, and he was taken aback by the flicker of amazed incredulity that passed over the younger man's ravaged face.

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amazed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of amaze

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