wonder


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Synonyms for wonder

one that evokes great surprise and admiration

the emotion aroused by something awe-inspiring or astounding

an event inexplicable by the laws of nature

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to have a feeling of great awe and rapt admiration

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to be uncertain, disbelieving, or skeptical about

Synonyms for wonder

the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising

something that causes feelings of wonder

have a wish or desire to know something

be amazed at

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"I shall be glad to see them," she said flatly; and then wondered if she really would be glad.
"I will soon explain to what these feelings tended, but allow me now to return to the cottagers, whose story excited in me such various feelings of indignation, delight, and wonder, but which all terminated in additional love and reverence for my protectors(for so I loved, in an innocent, half-painful self-deceit, to call them)."
"Every conversation of the cottagers now opened new wonders to me.
"Wasn't I dreadfully untidy?" she wondered, but seeing the smile of ecstasy these reminiscences called up, she felt that the impression she had made had been very good.
Levin glanced once more at Turovtsin, and wondered how it was he had not realized all this man's goodness before.
He wondered why they had dug a great hole in the ground merely to bury dry bones.
Swinging through the trees with great speed, he reached the point only a moment after the ship had passed out of the harbor, so that he obtained an excellent view of the wonders of this strange, floating house.
Presently his keen eyes caught the faintest suspicion of smoke on the far northern horizon, and he wondered over the cause of such a thing out on the great water.
Tarzan wondered what the purpose of this action might be.
Tarzan wondered what the chest they had buried contained.
He had often wondered at the exact purpose of the lamps.
May the contemplation of so many wonders extinguish for ever the spirit of vengeance!
"Where is the Field of Wonders?" asked Pinocchio, growing tired of waiting.
David Wonder was among the artistes who ditched Bahati's record label after having some differences.