amazement

[uh-meyz-muhnt]
noun
1.
overwhelming surprise or astonishment.
2.
Obsolete.
a.
stupefaction; frenzy.

Origin:
1590–1600; amaze + -ment

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amazement (əˈmeɪzmənt)
 
n
1.  incredulity or great astonishment; complete wonder or surprise
2.  obsolete bewilderment or consternation

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amazement
1590s, early use of the L. suffix with a native verb, from amaze + -ment.
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Example sentences
When he speaks, he's quiet and measured, but his expression suggests amazement
  at the foolish things people believe.
Disagreeing with the ref in an overt manner, the whole look of amazement genre.
To my amazement, all four tires were aired up and not flat.
The common theme of the afternoon was amazement that the food was all
  home-grown.
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