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1. Astonishment, awe, or puzzlement.
2. Something that produces wonder; a marvel.
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1. rapt surprise; awe
2. puzzled interest
3. something that excites wonder
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won•der•ment(ˈwʌn dər mənt)
1. an expression or state of wonder.
2. a cause or occasion of wonder.
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|Noun||1.||wonderment - the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising|
amazement, astonishment - the feeling that accompanies something extremely surprising; "he looked at me in astonishment"
awe - an overwhelming feeling of wonder or admiration; "he stared over the edge with a feeling of awe"
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1. The emotion aroused by something awe-inspiring or astounding:
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