Origin of amazement
Examples from the Web for amazement
He then slumped to the floor, to the amazement of his audience, having departed this plane of earthly existence.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To his amazement, he got an answer he'd never heard before: Great.
Even China,” she says with amazement, “We were not expecting China to say that aloud.Why America Must Stop Comparing Ukraine To World War II|Will Cathcart|March 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some people stared in curiosity, some in amazement, and others in judgment, so it was interesting to get that glare.Jared Leto on His Brilliant Performance as a Transsexual in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’|Marlow Stern|September 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To my amazement I was permitted to drive right up to it and park right in front.
Here the Dragoon groped a little on the naked scull, and cried with amazement, that "it was as cold as a knee-pan."Translations from the German (Vol 3 of 3)|Thomas Carlyle
The twins held up their hands in amazement, "tcht-tcht-tchting" simultaneously.Bud|Neil Munro
Indeed the French girls skill with her hands was an amazement to everybody.The Camp Fire Girls' Careers|Margaret Vandercook
After amazement came indignation at such frightful abuse of concentrated wealth.Philip Dru: Administrator|Edward Mandell House
As if to add to her amazement, she saw—perhaps a hundred feet down—some large, dark hulk.Sign of the Green Arrow|Roy J. (Roy Judson) Snell