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adjective amazing pronunciation in British English /əˈmeɪzɪŋ/

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  1. 1
    very surprising
    Her story was quite amazing.
    It’s amazing how stupid people can be.
    1. a.
      used about something surprising that is also very impressive
      Their last CD sold an amazing 2 million copies.
      I think you are doing an amazing job with those children.
  2. 2
    mainly spoken very pleasant or enjoyable
    We had an amazing time in Thailand.
    What an amazing meal!

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 amazing pronunciation in British English adverb
The weekend has gone by amazingly fast.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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