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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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