verb (used with object)
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verb (used without object)
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It made a big impact on him and he realized, “Wow, there really is a Santa, at least in the hearts of some people.”Kerry Bentivolio: The Congressman Who Believes in Santa Claus|Ben Jacobs|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then I saw the trailer to Nightcrawler and texted him again and said, “Wow, you inspire me every day.”Anna Kendrick on Feminism, #GamerGate, and the Celebrity Hacking Attack|Marlow Stern|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was like ‘Wow, I can do whatever I like,’ and I did, and it became routine.
But then we found Amina and Sarah and we thought, wow, this is a story all its own.
Deadspin pointed out some of the lows of his argument—and wow, are there some gems.
He and I were born the same year, but he cut his teeth long before me, and wow!The Cloister and the Hearth|Charles Reade
Wow, said Frank, when they were alone at their hotel once more, I feel as if I owned the world.The Radio Boys on Secret Service Duty|Gerald Breckenridge
Wow said the soldier, whose face was bandaged, she'll get it 'ere, won't she?The Burning Spear|John Galsworthy
Very strict orders, including the absolute prohibition of bones, had been issued with regard to Wow's diet.Dog Stories from the "Spectator"|Various
What the critics in those parts expect from me is something entitled 'Wow!Jill the Reckless|P. G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse