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amaze
 v.  astonish; surprise greatly; affect with wonder
Example Sentence: (58 in 4 pages)
1  Archaeologists amaze that such a fragile ancient document could have survived for so long and that it was then discovered as it could so easily have been overlooked or destroyed.
2  It never ceases to amaze me how the business world continues to trivialize the world's environmental problems.
3  We were amazed to discover that we'd been at school together.
4  I was amazed to discover that Mary's husband and Jane's son are one and the same.
5  Visitors are often amazed to discover how little the town has changed.
6  He amazed everyone by passing his driving test.
7  I was amazed at the extent of his knowledge.
8  He's always seemed very self-controlled, so I was amazed by his sudden outburst in the office.
9  He never ceased to be amazed by her physical strength.
10  I have been amazed at the universality of all of our experiences, whatever our origins, sex or age.
11  Just the size of the place amazed her.
12  His skill as a dancer really amazed me.
13  Dave amazed his friends by suddenly getting married.
14  Visitors were amazed at the achievements in the car manufacture of the city during the past decade.
15  Archaeologists are amazed that such a fragile ancient document could have survived for so long.
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  And then you will see her ears, and then you will see her tail and it will amaze you.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VIII—THE UNPLEASANTNESS OF RECEIVING INTO ONE'S H...
2  I am a new comer among you, but I will confess that you amaze me.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER V—ENLARGEMENT OF HORIZON
3  But then as they withdrew, he, wondering at the haughty command, stands in amaze at Turnus, his eyes scanning the vast frame, and his fierce glance perusing him from afar.
The Aeneid By Virgil
Get Context   In BOOK TENTH
4  Latinus himself stands in amaze at the mighty men, born in distant quarters of the world, met and making decision with the sword.
The Aeneid By Virgil
Get Context   In BOOK TWELFTH
5  And then it came into my head that I would amaze our friends behind by lighting it.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells
Get Context   In IX
6  I am amaze, and not at ease then; but she is so bright and tender and thoughtful for me that I forget all fear.
Dracula By Bram Stoker
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
7  You amaze me, gentlemen,' commented Madame Odintsov, 'but we will have more talk together.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
8  The Turk, amazed and delighted, endeavoured to kindle the zeal of his deliverer by promises of reward and wealth.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 14
9  It amazed him--he had never been in such a beautiful house before.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Get Context   In Chapter 8
10  All people, in a word, would come stumbling over their thresholds, and turning up their amazed and horror-stricken visages around the scaffold.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XII. THE MINISTER'S VIGIL
11  Windy donkey as he was, it really amazed me that he could have the face to talk thus to mine.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVIII
12  So he told it, and Herbert was as much moved as amazed, and the dear fellow and I were not the worse friends for the long concealment.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVIII
13  Mrs. Micawber was amazed, but very glad to see me.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 17. SOMEBODY TURNS UP
14  There was a passionate dejection in his manner that quite amazed me.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 22. SOME OLD SCENES, AND SOME NEW PEOPLE
15  I repeated the words, more to myself than her, being so amazed.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 29. I VISIT STEERFORTH AT HIS HOME, AGAIN