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Amazing - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Amazing' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Amazing [ a.]
- Causing amazement; very wonderful; as, amazing grace.
2 . Amazing [ p. pr. & vb. n.]
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Meaning of 'Amazing' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . amazing [ s]
Meaning (1):
- inspiring awe or admiration or wonder
Example in sentence:
  • New York is an amazing city;
  • the awesome complexity of the universe;
  • the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight;
  • this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath;
  • Westminster Hall's awing majesty, so vast, so high, so silent
Meaning (2):
- surprising greatly
Example in sentence:
  • she does an amazing amount of work;
  • the dog was capable of astonishing tricks