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wow

exclamation uk   us   /waʊ/ informal
A2 used to show surprise and sometimes pleasure: Wow! Did you make that cake? It looks delicious!
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noun [S] uk   us   /waʊ/ informal
a person or thing that is very successful, attractive, or pleasant: He's a real wow with the girls in his class.

wow

verb [T] uk   us   /waʊ/ informal
to make someone feel great excitement or admiration: The movie wowed audiences throughout the States with its amazing special effects.
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