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Overview of verb amaze

The verb amaze has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (4) amaze, astonish, astound

(affect with wonder; "Your ability to speak six languages amazes me!")

2. (1) perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound

(be a mystery or bewildering to; "This beats me!"; "Got me


Overview of adj amazing

The adj amazing has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) amazing, astonishing

(surprising greatly; "she does an amazing amount of work"; "the dog was capable of astonishing tricks")

2. (5) amazing, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awing

(inspiring awe or admiration or wonder; "New York is an amazing city"; "the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight"; "the awesome complexity of the universe"; "this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath"- Melville; "Westminster Hall's awing majesty, so vast, so high, so silent")

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