Word:

Wonder

Won´der
n.1.
1.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.
Wonder is the effect of novelty upon ignorance.
- Johnson.
2.A cause of wonder; that which excites surprise; a strange thing; a prodigy; a miracle.
I am as a wonder unto many.
- Ps. lxxi. 7.
Seven wonders of the world
See in the Dictionary of Noted Names in Fiction.
v. i.1.
[imp. & p. p. Wondered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Wondering.]
1.To be affected with surprise or admiration; to be struck with astonishment; to be amazed; to marvel.
We cease to wonder at what we understand.
- Johnson.
2.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.
- Shak.
a.1.Wonderful.
After that he said a wonder thing.
- Chaucer.
adv.1.Wonderfully.
Noun1.wonder - the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising
2.wonder - something that causes feelings of wonder; "the wonders of modern science"
Synonyms: marvel
3.wonder - a state in which you want to learn more about something
Synonyms: curiosity
Verb1.wonder - have a wish or desire to know something; "He wondered who had built this beautiful church"
Synonyms: inquire, enquire
2.wonder - place in doubt or express doubtful speculation; "I wonder whether this was the right thing to do"; "she wondered whether it would snow tonight"
Synonyms: question
3.wonder - be amazed at; "We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities"
Synonyms: marvel
agonize over, amaze, assailability, astonishing thing, astonishment, be amazed, be astonished, be at sea, be innocent of, be uncertain, beat about, bewilderment, concern, coquet with, cynosure, dabble, doubt, dubiety, enchantment, exception, fantasy, fear, feel unsure, ferlie, first-rater, flounder, gape, gawk, gaze, gazingstock, genius, give up, grope, have no idea, incertitude, know a little, know not, know not what, know nothing of, leading light, luminary, marveling, marvelment, mistrust, nonesuch, not know, not rightly know, pass, perplexity, phenomenon, portent, prodigy, puzzle over, puzzlement, quite a thing, rarity, reverence, scratch the surface, sensation, shock, sight, sign, skepticism, smatter, something else, spectacle, stand aghast, star, stare, stare openmouthed, stunner, superstar, suspicion, thrash about, topnotcher, toy with, virtuoso, vulnerability, wonder whether, wonderful thing, wonderwork, wot not of
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