Meaning of “amazement” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"amazement" in British English

See all translations

amazementnoun [ U ]

uk /əˈmeɪz.mənt/ us /əˈmeɪz.mənt/

B2 extreme surprise:

She stared in amazement.
To my amazement, he ate the whole pie.

More examples

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