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Amaze, vb. 1) to bring into a maze, to make one lose the way: “like a labyrinth to a. his foes,” Ven. 684. “I am --d, methinks, and lose my way among the thorns and dangers of this world,” John IV, 3, 140.
2) to put in confusion, to put in a state where one does not know what to do or to say or to think: “whereat --d . . . in the dark she lay,” Ven. 823. “her earnest eye did make him more --d,” Lucr. 1356. “you are --d; but this shall absolutely resolve you,” Meas. IV, 2, 224. LLL V, 2, 391. Mids. III, 2, 220. Mids. III, 2, 220 Merch. V, 266. As I, 2, 115. Shr. IV, 5, 54. Tw. V, 271. John IV, 2, 137. H6A I, 2, 68. Cymb. IV, 3, 28. “to stand --d:” Wiv. V, 5, 244. Shr. II, 156. Tw. III, 4, 371. John II, 356. Rom. III, 1, 139. Lr. III, 6, 35. Oth. IV, 2, 246. This state may be caused by fear: Ven. 469. Ven. 469 Lucr. 446. Wiv. III, 3, 125. V, 3, 18. V, 3, 18 V, 3, 18 V, 5, 233. Err. III, 2, 149. Shr. III, 2, 163. John II, 226. R2 I, 3, 81. V, 2, 85. H4A V, 4, 6. H6A IV, 7, 84. R3 V, 3, 341. Caes. III, 1, 96. Mcb. II, 3, 114. V, 1, 86. Hml. I, 2, 235. II, 2, 591. Oth. III, 3, 371. Per. I, 4, 87. Or by the highest admiration: “whose full perfection all the world --s,” Ven. 634. “steals men's eyes and women's souls --th,” Sonn. 20, 8. Or by extreme surprise: Meas. V, 385. Ado II, 3, 118. Alls II, 1, 87. John V, 2, 51. R2 III, 3, 72. H8 III, 2, 373 “(--d at).” Troil. V, 3, 91 “(--d at).” Rom. III, 3, 114. Caes. I, 2, 128.
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