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amazeverb [T]

 us   /əˈmeɪz/
to cause someone to be extremely surprised: The prices they’re getting for vegetables just amaze me. I’m amazed at how well your little girl can read.
amazement
noun [U]  us   /əˈmeɪz·mənt/
Much to my amazement, she liked the idea.
Translations of “amaze”
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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