Meaning of “amazed” in the English Dictionary


"amazed" in English

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uk /əˈmeɪzd/ us /əˈmeɪzd/

B1 extremely surprised:

She was amazed at how calm she felt after the accident.
I was absolutely amazed when I heard he'd been promoted.
[ + to infinitive ] Mr Graham was amazed to find 46 ancient gold coins inside the pot.
I was amazed to hear that Chris had won first prize.
We were amazed to discover that we'd been at school together.
[ + (that) ] I'm amazed (that) she didn't complain.

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(Definition of “amazed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)