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驚き, おどろき, オドロキ
surprise, astonishment, wonder, amazement
驚く, 愕く, 駭く, おどろく
Conjugated: 驚き
Godan verb, Intransitive
to be surprised, to be astonished
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
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