amazia a·ma·zi·a (ə-mā’zē-ə)
On one occasion some of them gave rise to a persecution in the town of amazia in Asia Minor.
History of the Jews, Vol. IV (of VI) Heinrich Graetz
causing great surprise or sudden wonder. to overwhelm with surprise or sudden wonder; astonish greatly. Obsolete. to bewilder; perplex. to cause : a new art show that delights and amazes. Archaic. . Contemporary Examples Brother-team Dan and Jordan Pious were trailing heading into the final legs of The amazing Race 16. Reality Stars Who Overstayed […]
causing great surprise or sudden wonder. Contemporary Examples There are films that look very likely, but (the list) is amazingly bereft. Early Oscar Bets The Daily Beast October 3, 2009 amazingly enough, it has widely stood up to experimental testing. The 6 Smartest Ideas From Stephen Hawking’s New Book Joshua Robinson September 9, 2010 Michelle […]
- Amazing grace
amazing grace A popular hymn. Contemporary Examples She ended her speech by singing a “amazing grace” a cappella. Oslo Freedom Forum: The Davos For Do-Gooding Dissidents Eli Lake May 10, 2012 With a different singer came a different song, the perfect one, “amazing grace.” A 9/11 Widow’s Perfect ‘Amazing Grace’ at the Ground Zero Museum […]
a river in N South America, flowing E from the Peruvian Andes through N Brazil to the Atlantic Ocean: the largest river in the world in volume of water carried. 3900 miles (6280 km) long. Classical Mythology. one of a nation of female warriors said to dwell near the Black Sea. one of a fabled […]