- a|maz|ing [ ə`meızıŋ ] adjective **1. ) very surprising:She told me an amazing story.It's amazing how stupid people can be.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. ) MAINLY SPOKEN very pleasant or enjoyable:We had an amazing time in Thailand.What an amazing meal!╾ a|maz|ing|ly adverb:The weekend has gone by amazingly fast.
Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.