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WONDERMENT, n. Surprise; astonishment; a wonderful appearance. [Vulgar.]
1: the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising [syn: wonder, wonderment, admiration]
noun Date: 15th century 1. a cause of or occasion for wonder 2. astonishment, surprise 3. curiosity about something
n. surprise, awe.
Wonderment Won"der*ment, n. Surprise; astonishment; a wonderful appearance; a wonder. --Bacon. All the common sights they view, Their wonderment engage. --Sir W. Scott.
Wonderment is a feeling of great surprise and pleasure. (LITERARY) His big blue eyes opened wide in wonderment. = astonishment N-UNCOUNT: oft in N
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