how to pronounce amazement


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the above transcription of amazement is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

amazement is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of amazement in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… bill watch them gasp with amazement when …”

meanings of amazement


  1. The condition of being amazed; overwhelming wonder, as from surprise, sudden fear, horror, or admiration; astonishment.
  2. A particular feeling of wonder, surprise, fear, or horror.
  3. Madness, frenzy.
  4. Something which amazes.

amazement frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word amazement occurs in english on average 5.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics amazement can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that amazement can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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