amazing

[uh-mey-zing]
adjective
causing great surprise or sudden wonder.

Origin:
1520–30; amaze + -ing2

amazingly, adverb
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amazing (əˈmeɪzɪŋ)
 
adj
causing wonder or astonishment: amazing feats
 
a'mazingly
 
adv

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amazing
1590s, prp. adj. from amaze (q.v.). Originally "dreadful;" sense of "wonderful" is recorded from 1704.
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Example sentences
We have been fortunate to walk among these endangered giraffes and get
  amazingly close to get some great pictures.
Typography is a peculiar art, which operates with unusually tight restraints,
  but is also amazingly free.
People in general can be amazingly misinformed about the quality of a degree.
Males often sport vibrant feathered ruffs or amazingly elongated feathers,
  which are known as wires or streamers.
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