amazing: This place is amazeballs!
amazed: I'm amazeballs that you did that for me.
This, It, and the Power of PronounsEarlier this year, bloggers at Gawker left behind internet slang for a formal style more in line with the New York Times than gossip blogs. As Gawker attempts to redefine itself as a publishing authority, its new editorial guidelines have adapted to explicitly forbid the language that Gawker’s readers recognize as an identifying component of its brand. One banned term stood out amid the roster …
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Origin of amazeballs
2000–05; amaze + -balls (used as an intensifier)
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slang an expression of enthusiastic approval
Word Origin for amazeballs
C21: humorous alteration of amazing
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