Associations to the word «Amazement»
AMAZEMENT, noun. (uncountable) The condition of being amazed; overwhelming wonder, as from surprise, sudden fear, horror, or admiration; astonishment.
AMAZEMENT, noun. (countable) (archaic) A particular feeling of wonder, surprise, fear, or horror.
AMAZEMENT, noun. (countable) (dated) Something which amazes.
AMAZEMENT, noun. (obsolete) Madness, frenzy.
AMAZEMENT, noun. The feeling that accompanies something extremely surprising; "he looked at me in astonishment".
Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.