Wonder

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Wonder->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ wonder
wonder
marvel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ astonishment
astonishment
amazement
wonderment
bewilderment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ amazedness
amazedness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ admiration
admiration
awe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stupor
stupor
stupefaction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stound|
stound|
fascination
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sensation
sensation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ surprise
surprise
&c.(inexpectation) 5O8
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ note of admiration
note of admiration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ thaumaturgy
thaumaturgy
&c.(sorcery) 992
PARAG:Wonder->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wonder
wonder
marvel
admire
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be surprised
be surprised
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ start
start
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stare
stare
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ open one's eyes
open one's eyes
rub one's eyes
turn up one's eyes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gloar|
gloar|
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gape
gape
open one's mouth
hold one's breath
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ look aghast
look aghast
stand aghast
stand agog
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ look blank
look blank
&c.(disappointment) 509
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ tombe des nues
tombe des nues
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not believe one's eyes
not believe one's eyes
not believe one's ears
not believe one's senses
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ not be able to account for
not be able to account for
&c.(unintelligible) 519
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ not know whether one stands on one's head or one's heels
not know whether one stands on one's head or one's heels
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ surprise
surprise
astonish
amaze
astound
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ dumfound
dumfound
dumfounder
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ startle
startle
dazzle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ daze
daze
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ strike
strike
strike with wonder
strike with awe
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ electrify
electrify
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ stun
stun
stupefy
petrify
confound
bewilder
flabbergast
stagger
throw on one's beam ends
fascinate
turn the head
take away one's breath
strike dumb
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ make one's hair stand on end
make one's hair stand on end
make one's tongue cleave to the roof of one's mouth
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ make one stare
make one stare
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ take by surprise
take by surprise
&c.(be unexpected) 508
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ be wonderful
be wonderful
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ beggar description
beggar description
beggar the imagination
baffle description
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ stagger belief
stagger belief
PARAG:Wonder->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ surprised
surprised
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ aghast
aghast
all agog
breathless
agape
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ open-mouthed
open-mouthed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ awestruck
awestruck
thunderstruck
moonstruck
planet-struck
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spellbound
spellbound
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lost in amazement
lost in amazement
lost in wonder
lost in astonishment
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ struck all of a heap
struck all of a heap
unable to believe one's senses
like a duck ion thunder
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ wonderful
wonderful
wondrous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ surprising
surprising
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unexpected
unexpected
&c. 508
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unheard of
unheard of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ mysterious
mysterious
&c.(inexplicable) 519
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ miraculous
miraculous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ indescribable
indescribable
inexpressible
inaffable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unutterable
unutterable
unspeakable
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ monstrous
monstrous
prodigious
stupendous
marvelous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ inconceivable
inconceivable
incredible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ inimaginable
inimaginable
unimaginable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ strange
strange
&c.(uncommon) 83
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ passing strange
passing strange
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ striking
striking
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ overwhelming
overwhelming
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ wonder-working
wonder-working
PARAG:Wonder->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ wonderfully
wonderfully
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ fearfully
fearfully
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ for a wonder
for a wonder
in the name of wonder
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ strange to say
strange to say
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ mirabile dictu
mirabile dictu
mirabile visu
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ to one's great surprise
to one's great surprise
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ with wonder
with wonder
&c.->N.
with gaping mouth
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ with open eyes
with open eyes
with upturned eyes
PARAG:Wonder->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ lo
lo
lo and behold
=>!
O
=>!
heyday
=>!
halloo
=>!
what
=>!
indeed
=>!
really
=>!
surely
=>!
humph
=>!
hem
=>!
good lack
good heavens
good gracious
=>!
gad so
=>!
welladay
=>!
dear me
=>!
only think
=>!
lackadaisy
=>!
my stars
my goodness
=>!
gracious goodness
=>!
goodness gracious
=>!
mercy on us
=>!
heavens and earth
=>!
God bless me
=>!
bless us
bless my heart
=>!
odzookens
=>!
O gemini
=>!
adzooks
=>!
hoity-toity
=>!
strong
=>!
Heaven save the mark
bless the mark
=>!
can such things be
=>!
zounds
=>!
'sdeath
=>!
what on earth
what in the world
=>!
who would have thought it
=>!
&c.(inexpectation) 508
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ you don't say so
you don't say so
=>!
what do you say to that
=>!
nous verrons
=>!
how now
=>!
where am I
???>?

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  • Wonder — Won der, a. Wonderful. [Obs.] Gower. [1913 Webster] After that he said a wonder thing. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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