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Wonder vs. Wonderment

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Wondernoun

Something that causes amazement or awe; a marvel.

‘Wonders of the World seem to come in sevens.’;

Wondermentnoun

A state, arousal, or thing describable by wonder, strange, awe, surprise, marvel, or astonishment.

Wondernoun

Something astonishing and seemingly inexplicable.

‘The idea was so crazy that it is a wonder that anyone went along with it.’;

Wondermentnoun

A puzzle or curiosity.

Wondernoun

Someone very talented at something, a genius.

‘He's a wonder at cooking.’;

Wondermentnoun

Surprise; astonishment; a wonderful appearance; a wonder.

‘All the common sights they view,Their wonderment engage.’;

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Wondernoun

The sense or emotion which can be inspired by something curious or unknown; surprise; astonishment, often with awe or reverence.

Wondermentnoun

the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising

Wondernoun

A mental pondering, a thought.

Wonderverb

(intransitive) To be affected with surprise or admiration; to be struck with astonishment; to be amazed; to marvel; often followed by at.

Wonderverb

(transitive) To ponder; to feel doubt and curiosity; to wait with uncertain expectation; to query in the mind.

‘I wonder whether penguins can fly.’;

Wondernoun

That emotion which is excited by novelty, or the presentation to the sight or mind of something new, unusual, strange, great, extraordinary, or not well understood; surprise; astonishment; admiration; amazement.

‘They were filled with wonder and amazement at that which had happened unto him.’; ‘Wonder is the effect of novelty upon ignorance.’;

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Wondernoun

A cause of wonder; that which excites surprise; a strange thing; a prodigy; a miracle.

‘To try things oft, and never to give over, doth wonders.’; ‘I am as a wonder unto many.’;

Wonderverb

To be affected with surprise or admiration; to be struck with astonishment; to be amazed; to marvel.

‘I could not sufficiently wonder at the intrepidity of these diminutive mortals.’; ‘We cease to wonder at what we understand.’;

Wonderverb

To feel doubt and curiosity; to wait with uncertain expectation; to query in the mind; as, he wondered why they came.

‘I wonder, in my soul,What you would ask me, that I should deny.’;

Wonderadjective

Wonderful.

‘After that he said a wonder thing.’;

Wonderadverb

Wonderfully.

Wondernoun

the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising

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Wondernoun

something that causes feelings of wonder;

‘the wonders of modern science’;

Wondernoun

a state in which you want to learn more about something

Wonderverb

have a wish or desire to know something;

‘He wondered who had built this beautiful church’;

Wonderverb

place in doubt or express doubtful speculation;

‘I wonder whether this was the right thing to do’; ‘she wondered whether it would snow tonight’;

Wonderverb

be amazed at;

‘We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities’;

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