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驚き, おどろき, オドロキ
surprise, astonishment, wonder, amazement
彼が失敗したのは少しも驚きではない。
驚く, 愕く, 駭く, おどろく
Conjugated: 驚き
Godan verb, Intransitive
to be surprised, to be astonished
その銃声に我々はあっと驚いた。
のあまり, の余り
Expression, Usually in kana
so much (something) as to (e.g. so moved as to cry), overwhelmed, carried away, because of too much
嬉しさのあまりとび上がった。
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