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dazzle

daz·zle

dazzle

 
pronunciation:
dae zl
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part of speech: verb
inflections: dazzled, dazzles, dazzling
definition 1: to make almost blind with too much bright light.
Outside the cave, the sunlight dazzled us.
similar words:
blind, stun
definition 2: to amaze or impress.
The boxer's quick movements dazzled us.
similar words:
amaze, astonish, astound, bowl over, impress, stagger, stun, surprise
derivations: dazzlingly (adv.), dazzler (n.)
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