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amaze

verb [T] uk   us   /əˈmeɪz/
to cause someone to be extremely surprised: [+ question word] I was amazed by how well he looked. You've done all your homework in an hour? You amaze me. [+ that] It amazes me that she's got the energy for all those parties. [+ to infinitive] It amazes me to think that Anna is now in charge of the company. It amazes me how you can put up with living in such a dirty house. It never ceases to amaze me how he can talk for so long without ever saying anything interesting.
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in Arabic يُذهِل…
in Korean 놀라게 하다…
in Malaysian terperanjat…
in French stupéfier…
in Turkish birini şaşırtmak, hayrete düşürmek…
in Italian meravigliare, stupire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使大為驚奇,使驚愕…
in Russian изумлять…
in Polish zdumiewać…
in Vietnamese hết sức ngạc nhiên…
in Spanish asombrar…
in Portuguese assombrar…
in Thai ทำให้ประหลาดใจ…
in German verblüffen…
in Catalan sorprendre…
in Japanese ~を驚かせる, 感心させる…
in Indonesian kagum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使大为惊奇,使惊愕…
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