An example of wow is how a woman would respond to her best friend when she hears that her friend is getting married.
Origin of wowechoic
transitive verbwowed, wow·ing, wows
Origin of wowImitative
(third-person singular simple present wows, present participle wowing, simple past and past participle wowed)
- (informal) To amaze or awe.
- He really wowed the audience.
- (informal) An exceptionally surprising or unbelievable fact.
- He did? That's a wow!
Attested since the 16th century, of Scottish origin.