The emotion aroused by something awe-inspiring or astounding
She stared up at him in amazement as she absorbed his offhanded invitation.
To her amazement, the cat's head appeared.
The expression on her face was a mixture of dazed desire and amazement.
She fixed her eyes on him in amazement, smiling as if she did not recognize him.
"Why," cried Dorothy, in amazement, "it's Oz!"